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An international consortium of almost 30 organizations present a draft sequence of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the primary vector for yellow fever and dengue fever. Though five times the size of the genome of the malaria-carrying Anopheles gambia, much of it is conserved between the two.

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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.