A blog post at Wired reports that the Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is in store for $100 million in budget cuts -- just in time for the program to celebrate its 50th anniversary. So for anyone who's been looking at DARPA grants as an alternative to the anemic funding at NIH or NSF ... well, better keep looking.

 

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NPR reports that with medical data being big business, some companies want to get patients involved.

The Asbury Park Press reports on the startup Genomic Prediction's test to determine an embryo's risk of disease.

In PNAS this week: optical mapping allows glimpse of structural variants, disease-linked GATA2 mutations boosts its protein activity, and more.

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.