BOSTON (GenomeWeb News) – A targeted gene panel developed by University of Washington researchers found that some women, who had a family history of breast and ovarian cancer, and who had received negative test results from Myriad Genetics' BRACAnalysis test, in fact, had BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations that BRACAnalysis did not pick up.

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Magdalena Skipper, the incoming editor-in-chief of Nature, speaks with NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday.

Genetic genealogy has led to an arrest in another cold case, dating back to 1987.

In PLOS this week: mutation in second gene widens clinical symptoms of people with ADD3 mutations, comparative genomic analysis of Pseudovibrio, and more.

Wired reports that 23andMe is trying to bolster its outside collaborations.

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