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State has DNA Databases from Cradle to Jailby Jeremy B. White, The Sacramento BeeMarch 4th, 2015Soon after every baby in California is born, a hospital worker extracts and logs its genetic information. It will be tested for diseases and then stashed permanently in a warehouse containing a generation of Californians’ DNA.
23andMe’s Dangerous Business Modelby Marcy Darnovsky, The New York TimesMarch 2nd, 2015Handing over reams of our genetic, health and personal information to companies like 23andMe – and paying them for the privilege – is far from the only path to scientific advance.
Human DNA Enlarges Mouse Brainsby Elizabeth Pennisi, ScienceFebruary 19th, 2015Researchers have increased the size of mouse brains by giving the rodents a piece of human DNA that controls gene activity.