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The researchers noted that 93 of the newly identified loci are found in both African-American and European populations, and only 18 are European-specific.

Geneticist David Latchman tells Nature News he did not produce or oversee the production of images at the center of the research misconduct investigation he's involved in.

Doing Well

Two children treated with a gene-editing therapy for their leukemia are healthy a year later, according to New Scientist.

Researchers have released new tools for analyzing epigenomic data as part of the International Human Epigenome Consortium.

At the Guardian, Jenny Rohn describes one ongoing approach to promote equality in the sciences.

The new firm, created by Syncona and Cancer Research Technology, has raised $17.5 million to support development of individualized therapies targeted to tumor neoantigens.

Living DNA can break down the origins of a customer’s ancestry into 21 distinct regions within Britain alone, as well as across 80 different worldwide populations.

A suite of papers from the Blueprint project suggests that epigenetic profiling may be ready for clinical use.

A genome-wide association study involving nearly 6,000 individuals identified variants linked to nose-related features and chin protrusion in Latin Americans.

Bento Lab with Starter Kit

The UK-based startup has developed a prototype intended to attract both experienced molecular and genetics researchers and enthusiastic amateurs.

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The Wall Street Journal looks into FamilyTreeDNA's handling of genetic genealogy searches by law enforcement.

In a point-counterpoint in the Boston Globe, researchers discuss the potential of gene editing to prevent Lyme disease, but also the pitfalls of doing so.

MIT's Technology Review reports that researchers hope to develop a CRISPR-based pain therapy.

In Science this week: atlas of malaria parasites' gene expression across their life cycles, and more.