A new study in NEJM shows that genetic information does, in fact, improve dosing estimates of warfarin. The authors used data from 4,043 patients to determine the best parameters for their prediction algorithm, which is available as an online calculator.

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Researchers hope to tease out the signature effects that different carcinogens leave on the genome to determine their contributions to disease, Mosaic reports.

The Wall Street Journal looks into the cost of new gene therapies.

An Imperial College London-led team reports that it was able to use a gene drive to control a population of lab mosquitos.

In PNAS this week: genomic effects of silver fox domestication, limited effect of mitochondrial mutations on aging in fruit flies, and more.