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Battling European auto thefts, and the bottom line

By GREGORY ZELLER // Holiday gift guide update: The once-mighty “Grand Theft Auto” videogame series no longer cracks most-wanted lists on the top gaming consoles. Newsflash: The real thing has also lost some luster across northwestern Europe, where Applied DNA Sciences’ SmartDNA security solutions are contributing to major vehicular-theft declines – and sending a growing gang of international grand thieves to the clink. On a “quest to protect automobiles in Scandinavia,” the Stony Brook-headquartered provider of DNA-based supply-chain,…