A baby boy was born to a Jordanian couple who underwent mitochondrial transfer therapy performed by a New York-based team to prevent passing on a fatal mitochondrial disease to him, New Scientist reports. The baby, who was born five months ago, appears to be doing well so far, it adds.
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A federal grand jury has indicted Elizabeth Holmes and Ramesh Balwani for alleged wire fraud in conjunction with their activities at Theranos.
Nature News reports that some developers are nervous about GitHub's acquisition by Microsoft.
A direct-to-consumer genetic testing company sent out used spit kits, CNBC reports.
In PLOS this week: comparison of commercial bisulfite kits, new method to predict essential proteins, and more