This Week in PNAS

A team led by investigators at the Anhui Agricultural University in China presents findings from a genomic, transcriptomic, and metabolomic analysis of the tea plant Camellia sinensis var. sinensis. Using short- and long-read sequencing, the researchers put together a high-quality draft genome sequence with leaf DNA from the C. sinensis var.

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Parabon NanoLabs is partnering with law enforcement to use genetic genealogy approaches to solve cold cases, Buzzfeed News reports.

A Columbia University-led team used emergency contact information from medical records to create family trees and estimate disease heritability.

In Science this week: ancient Southeast Asian genomes provide insight on human migration, and more.

NPR says a new report recommends that former research chimpanzees should be moved to retirement sanctuaries unless that move would shorten their lives.