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In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York Genome Center, and elsewhere describe an analytical method for assessing shared variants with potential ties to autism spectrum disorder, which they demonstrated using family data from the Simons Simplex Collection and the Autism Genetic Resource Exchange.

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Wired reports on how genetic genealogy's use in forensics has exploded in the year since an arrest in the Golden State Killer case was made.

Retraction Watch reports that the increase in retracted papers at a journal is due to more resources there to tackle publication ethics.

New York City has settled with a forensic scientist who was fired after questioning a DNA testing approach used by the medical examiner's office, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: technique for measuring replication fork movement, WINTHER trial results, and more.