This article was originally published on June 4.

Scientists at Gachon University of Medicine and Science in Korea who last month published the first genome sequence of a Korean individual are working on a de novo assembly of the data. In addition, they have started to sequence the genomes of members of families as well as human gastric cancers, In Sequence has learned.

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The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.