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If a researcher takes a swab of your nose and finds a new species of bacteria, the discovery of which leads to the development of a new drug, do you deserve a cut of those profits, asks Carl Zimmer in The New York Times. More and more, bioethicists are asking questions about people's relationships with their microbiomes, Zimmer says.

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Oil made from gene-edited soybeans is already in use, according to the Associated Press.

USA Today reports that Department of Veterans Affairs is teaming up with Sanford Health to provide veterans with genetic testing.

Mother Jones reports there are few regulations overseeing the use of genetic genealogy by law enforcement.

In Science this week: analysis of ancient DNA recovered from Iberian populations, and more.