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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Despite sustained interest among researchers and diagnostics developers in advancing molecular tests to personalize cardiovascular care, integration of such tools into clinical practice is happening slowly where at all.

The company will work with the American College of Cardiology to create a clinical resource on the web for peer-reviewed biomarker information.

Research presented at the American College of Cardiology scientific session in Atlanta today suggests individuals who receive genetic testing early in their warfarin treatment are up to 31 percent less likely to be hospitalized than those who don't.

Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.