When Boring Is Good

Getting your genome sequenced or getting genotyped is increasingly within reach for many people, including healthy people, and NBC News' Nancy Snyderman and some of her family members took a dive into their genetics. Snyderman underwent both 23andMe testing and Illumina sequencing.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In PNAS this week: human T cell editing with CRISPR, retrotransposons acting as insulators, and more.

The New York Times' George Johnson muses on cancer's roots in multicellularity.

The San Diego Union Tribune wonders whether Medicare is ready for personalized medicine.

Jun Wang, the chief executive of BGI, has stepped down.