NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A research team from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has found a link between the protein CXCL5 and potential protection against the development of coronary artery disease (CAD) in old age.

CAD is the most common cause of heart attacks and the leading cause of death in the US. While there has been increased public awareness of risk factors and a variety of available treatment options, CAD has remained a public health challenge.

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Magdalena Skipper, the incoming editor-in-chief of Nature, speaks with NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday.

Genetic genealogy has led to an arrest in another cold case, dating back to 1987.

In PLOS this week: mutation in second gene widens clinical symptoms of people with ADD3 mutations, comparative genomic analysis of Pseudovibrio, and more.

Wired reports that 23andMe is trying to bolster its outside collaborations.

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