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In Genome Research this week, researchers at the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, report their structural and operational annotation of the Geobacter sulfurreducens genome. By combining proteomics, transcriptomics, RNA polymerase and sigma factor binding data with "deep-sequencing based analysis of primary 5' end transcripts allowed for a most precise annotation," the authors write.

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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.