Baylor's Human Genome Sequencing Center sequenced the genomes of the children of a Life Technologies employee who suffer from dystonia and found a mutation that pointed to a new treatment.
An opinion piece in the New York Times urges lawmakers to keep genetic protections in place.
Research funding in Canada is to remain mostly the same, ScienceInsider reports.
In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation embarks on an open-access publishing path.