Another Go Round

Using genome sequencing, a public team health team says the source of the resurgence of the Ebola outbreak in Liberia may be a survivor of the earlier outbreak, the New York Times reports.

Researchers analyzed viral genomes from a victim of the Liberia resurgence and found that it was more similar to the viruses that had been circulating there previously than to viruses on the ongoing outbreaks neighboring Guinea and Sierra Leone.

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Polygamy amplified a rare genetic disease in area near Arizona-Utah border, BBC Future reports.

Genetic ancestry testing led one woman to learn that her father and another baby boy had been switched at birth, the Washington Post reports.

Simple de-identification methods can protect information in a database from attackers, a new study suggests.

In Science this week: approach to visualize chromatin structure in nuclei, and more.