This Week in Cell

An international team led by investigators in France describes a form of inborn error of innate immunity that could be reversed with antibodies targeting an immuno-stimulant produced by staph bacteria. The researchers did exome and targeted sequencing on a staph infection-prone child from a consanguineous family, narrowing in a mutation in TIRAP — a gene coding for a toll-like receptor (TLR) gene adaptor.

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Lawmakers have asked four direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to explain their privacy policies and security measures, according to Stat News.

The Trump Administration has proposed a plan to reorganize the federal government, the Washington Post reports.

In Science this week: genetic overlap among many psychiatric disorders, and more.

The Economist writes that an increasing number of scientific journals don't do peer review.