This article, originally published April 16, has been updated to note that the identity of a family sequenced in an earlier study has been made public.

Illumina announced last week that it has sequenced the genomes of a family of four, marking the first publicly disclosed family to have their genomes sequenced to full coverage by the company.

John West, the former CEO of Solexa, which Illumina acquired in 2007, and his wife and two children had their DNA sequenced at the company's CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited laboratory.

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In a commentary at eLife, Brandeis University's Eve Marder calls on researchers to value and pursue truth.

Researchers have developed a way to quickly edit white blood cells, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: rice gene enables plants to grow quickly in times of flooding, and more.

Scientific American reports that environmental DNA sampling can detect invasive brown marmorated stinkbugs before they've fully invaded a farm.

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