People may have unique metabolic phenotypes determined by their gut microbiome as well as their own genetic and environment-influenced phenotype, reports a team of Italian researchers in Proteome Research. At spectroscopyNow, David Bradley adds that this type of fingerprint could be useful forensically and medically.

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Magdalena Skipper, the incoming editor-in-chief of Nature, speaks with NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday.

Genetic genealogy has led to an arrest in another cold case, dating back to 1987.

In PLOS this week: mutation in second gene widens clinical symptoms of people with ADD3 mutations, comparative genomic analysis of Pseudovibrio, and more.

Wired reports that 23andMe is trying to bolster its outside collaborations.