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A team from Italy digs into a repetitive element deletion on chromosome 4 that's linked to a form of muscular dystrophy called facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD). Past research suggests that the chromosome 4q35.2 repeat array deletion is associated with upregulation of specific genes via chromatin structure changes, the investigators note.

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The chief executive of the National Health Service in England is to call for tumor-agnostic drugs to be "fast-tracked," according to the Times.

Researchers in Australia are sequencing the Wollemi pine tree to try to protect it from extinction, Australia's ABC News reports.

Computerworld ranks Illumina as one of the top midsize organizations to work at in IT.

In Genome Research this week: links between biological aging and mutations affecting epigenetic regulators; long-read sequencing-based strategy to map chromatin accessibility; and more.