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Stanford University School of Medicine's Alessandra Chesi and her colleagues define the cellular function of Ypk9 — a non-essential yeast gene whose mutations in its human homolog, ATP13A2/PARK9, have been linked to genetic forms of early onset parkinsonism.

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The data generated by 100,000 Genomes Project is being housed on military servers due to attacks by hackers, Naked Security reports.

A new poll finds most US adults are not familiar with personalized medicine, according to HealthDay.

Vox reports that the United Nations' Convention on Biological Diversity decided against a gene drive moratorium.

In Science this week: sequencing of neuroblastomas uncovers alterations linked to prognosis, and more.