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At Eye on DNA, Hsien-Hsien Lei reminds us of the “working partnership” that eventually evolved between the HGP and Celera. Now, more and more government-funded organizations are sprouting up to manage complementary post-genomic projects: CDC’s National Office of Public Health Genomics, the Human Genome Epidemiology Network (HuGENet), and HHS’s Personalized Health Care Initiative.

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Bloomberg reports that the DNA-for-cash deal reported in Kentucky might be a more widespread scam.

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have treated infants with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency using gene therapy in an early phase study.

St. Louis Public Radio reports that some African Americans are turning to DNA ancestry testing to help guide genealogical searches.

In Nature this week: a genomic analysis of the snailfish Pseudoliparis swirei, ancient DNA analysis gives insight into the introduction of farming to England, and more.