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Five US senators have sent a letter to the White House Office of Management and Budget, asking the office to release a draft guidance developed by the Food and Drug Administration regarding the regulation of laboratory-developed tests, the Pathology Blawg reports.

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Decode Genetics' ability to tell Icelanders, even ones the company hasn't sequenced, about their disease risk brings up ethical questions.

Genetic analysis of Britain's King Richard III and modern descendants of his relatives indicate breaks in the male line.

In Nature this week: Icelandic genome sequences, approach to increase CRISPR efficiency, and more.

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