This article has been updated to correct the name and details of Personal Genome Diagnostics' test.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Personal Genome Diagnostics announced today that its cancer testing contract with the US Department of Veterans Affairs has been amended to include its CancerSelect 125 test for pan-cancer tumor profiling.

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The Seattle Times writes that pharmacogenomics testing can help choose medications that may work best for people with depression.

Researchers report that deleting one gene from butterflies affects their wing coloration patterns, according to the Washington Post.

In PNAS this week: genome sequencing of weevil symbionts, retinoid X receptor deletion in lung cancer metastasis, and more.

Sequencing could help combat foodborne illnesses, according to a blog post by Food and Drug Administration officials.