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The Genetic Alliance has launched a new educational website, called Genes in Life, "for anyone interested in genetics and health, with a primary focus on genetics services," according to an organization spokesperson. The group adds that it plans to launch educational campaigns bimonthly that concentrate on different topics; the first such topic the group is covering is family history.

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CNBC reports that Amazon invested in the startup Grail as it sees an opportunity for its cloud computing company in genomics.

Lawrence Krauss writes at Slate that science is needed for good public policy and should not be ignored.

Researchers are working on re-making the yeast genome from scratch, according to the Associated Press.

In Cell this week: functional profiling of Plasmodium genome, a self-inactivating rabies virus, and more.