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A team from the UK and Thailand tracks nasopharyngeal microbes in children from a refugee camp on the border of Thailand and Myanmar over time several years, from 2007 to 2010. For a study published in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, the researchers followed 21 infants, collecting 544 nasopharyngeal swabs from the children from the time they were born until the age of 24 months.

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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.