US Patent No. 9,322,057, US Patent No. 9,322,058, and US Patent No. 9,322,059

Methods for nucleic acid manipulation
Apr 28, 2016

The Penn State Research Foundation has been awarded US Patent No. 9,322,057, US Patent No. 9,322,058, and US Patent No. 9,322,059, "Methods for nucleic acid manipulation."

Cancer researcher Alan Rabson has died at 92, the New York Times reports.

As the National Guideline Clearinghouse goes dark, the ECRI Institute says it will pick up the slack.

In Genome Research this week: sequencing method examines proteins parasite uses to evade immune system, L1 insertions in cancer, and more.

The Atlantic reports on private Facebook support groups for people who receive unexpected parentage results from direct-to-consumer genetic tests.