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In Nature this week, members of the Anopheles gambiae 1000 Genomes Consortium present a genomic analysis of A. gambiae and A. coluzzii mosquitos — the two primary malaria hosts in Africa. The researchers sequenced 765 specimens of the two species from 15 locations across eight African countries featuring a range of ecologies.

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Bloomberg reports that the DNA-for-cash deal reported in Kentucky might be a more widespread scam.

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have treated infants with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency using gene therapy in an early phase study.

St. Louis Public Radio reports that some African Americans are turning to DNA ancestry testing to help guide genealogical searches.

In Nature this week: a genomic analysis of the snailfish Pseudoliparis swirei, ancient DNA analysis gives insight into the introduction of farming to England, and more.