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The agreement is based on a jointly owned US patent application that claims methods of assessing a person's risk for generalized osteoarthritis based on IL-1 genotypes.

This article has been updated from an earlier version with additional comments from Eliot Lurier.
By Turna Ray

Two new Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology studies have largely reproduced the original findings, ScienceInsider reports.

DNA fingerprinting could catch some sample mix-ups at pathology labs, the New York Times says.

In Cell this week: DNA methylation and T cell exhaustion, longevity in C. elegans, and more.

A Maryland police department has turned to DNA phenotyping to develop a suspect sketch, WJLA reports.