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In work appearing this week in PNAS, Stanford University's Jerrod Schwartz and Stephen Quake show that they can use single molecule measurements to find the "speed limit" of DNA polymerase. By observing both the burst synthesis rate and pausing events, they found that for E.

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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.