This Week's Nature

In this week’s Nature Genetics, a group of Harvard University researchers report the sequences of the genomes of a collection of Streptococcus pneumonia, the pathogen responsible for pneumonia, bacteraemia, and meningitis.

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Polygamy amplified a rare genetic disease in area near Arizona-Utah border, BBC Future reports.

Genetic ancestry testing led one woman to learn that her father and another baby boy had been switched at birth, the Washington Post reports.

Simple de-identification methods can protect information in a database from attackers, a new study suggests.

In Science this week: approach to visualize chromatin structure in nuclei, and more.