Face of the Suspect

Police in Maryland have used genetic material left behind by a serial rapist to put together a facial composite, WJLA reports.

The man is wanted for breaking into a 68-year-old woman's condo twice, seven months apart, and raping her both times, as well as breaking into four other homes and raping five other women between 2010 and 2012, WJLA says.

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The Atlantic reports that genetic counselors are coping with an influx of patients seeking advice on their direct-to-consumer genetic test results.

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In Nature this week: shared genetic architecture for asthma and allergic diseases, and more.

A survey of Canadians finds them to be divided on genetically modified food, the Ottawa Citizen reports.