As scientists in the UK face potential budget cuts of nearly £1 billion — which the Guardian says "would entail the loss of significant numbers of postgraduate and post-doctoral researchers, creating a 'lost generation' of scientists and engineers and draining innovation from the economy" — former Liberal Democrat spokesman Evan Harris says that "scientists

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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.