Increased access to genomic information brought on by numerous technological advances, and the accompanying concerns about protecting individuals' privacy, has some in the community calling for shift in the current regulatory focus.
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Researchers have treated an X-linked genetic disease affecting three babies in utero, Stat News reports.
The Associated Press reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is beefing up sequencing as a tool to investigate foodborne illnesses.
Researchers have sequenced samples from ancient toilets to study past eating habits and health, NPR reports.
In Nature this week: ash dieback disease fungal genome, and more.