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Qiagen has submitted an offer to buy all of Exiqon's shares for DKK18 each, for a total aggregate purchase price of DKK683 million ($103.5 million).

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: atlas of microRNAs from various tissues types, ribosomal RNA gene flanking region sequencing, and more.

A new study by an international team of researchers has found that the microRNA miR-9-5p has a role in the development of schizophrenia.

The company sees microRNAs as the ideal blood-based biomarker for diagnosing and monitoring a number of diseases at the point of care and in the developing world.

In PNAS this week: single-stranded cytosine deamination in E. coli, characterization of herpes simplex virus-1 microRNAs, and more.

The test could provide an early diagnosis of breast cancer by examining a handful of miRNA, microRNA, and proteomic biomarkers from urine samples. 

The companies will evaluate Diamir's technology as a potential companion diagnostic to certain Janssen neurodegenerative disease programs.

In PNAS this week: genetic and proteomic study of the type VII secretion system in tuberculosis, miRNA expression differences in social and solitary locusts, and more.

Researchers get a clear image of the DROSHA protein and gain a better understanding of the Microprocessor complex involved in miRNA biogenesis. 

The researchers were able to differentiate among patients with lung cancer, COPD, and health controls using the biomarkers.

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President Donald Trump announced the US would be leaving the World Health Organization, NBC News reports.

A study of Great Danes homes in on a genomic region linked to fearfulness.

CDC head says a new analysis indicates earlier testing wouldn't have caught viral spread, NPR reports.

In PLOS this week: gene expression and epigenetics of Indonesian populations, hookworm parasite secretome, and more.