This Week in Cell

In the current issue of Cell, Roger Greenberg and his colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine report that "ATM-dependent chromatin changes silence transcription in cis to DNA double-strand breaks." Using a "novel reporter that allows for visualization of repair protein recruitment and local transcription in single cells," the team found that

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NPR reports that with medical data being big business, some companies want to get patients involved.

The Asbury Park Press reports on the startup Genomic Prediction's test to determine an embryo's risk of disease.

In PNAS this week: optical mapping allows glimpse of structural variants, disease-linked GATA2 mutations boosts its protein activity, and more.

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.