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Aug-17 New York Times "A Speedier Way to Catalog Human Cells (All 37 Trillion of Them)"
May-16 The Atlantic "Using CRISPR to Learn How a Body Builds Itself"
Feb-16NIH Director's Blog "A New Tool in the Toolbox: New Method Traces Free-Floating DNA Back to Its Source"
Jan-16New York Times "Searching for Cancer Maps in Free-Floating DNA"
Oct-15The Atlantic "Taking the Uncertainty Out of Genetic Screening for Cancer Risk"
May-15Howard Hughes Medical Research Institute "HHMI Selects 26 of the Nation's Top Biomedical Scientists"
Apr-15Seattle Times "UW experts shed light on false positives in prenatal tests"
Mar-15NIH News "NIH forms team of experts to chart course for the President’s Precision Medicine Initiative research network"
Jul-14HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology "Pioneer in Next Generation Sequencing Receives 2014 HudsonAlpha Life Sciences Prize"
Jul-14Cell Cell 40th Anniversary 40-under-40
Feb-14NIH Director's Blog "Creative Minds: Interpreting Your Genome"
Oct-13Federa (Dutch) "FederaPrijs to developer of groundbreaking DNA analysis"
Aug-13New York Times "A Family Consents to a Medical Gift, 62 Years Later" (Original Article)
Aug-13KUOW Weekday "What Caused Henrietta Lacks’ Aggressive Cancer? "
Jul-12American Society of Human Genetics "ASHG Honors Dr. Jay Shendure with Curt Stern Award for 2012"
Jun-12KUOW 94.9 (The Conversation) "UW Prenatal Test Could Replace Amniotic Fluid Testing"
Jun-12Los Angeles Times "Entire DNA of fetus revealed through risk-free testing"
Jun-12NBC Nightly News "Testing saliva for genetic makeup"
Jun-12New York Times "DNA Blueprint for Fetus Built Using Tests of Parents"
Jun-12NPR "Are Fetal DNA Tests A Key To Pandora's Box?"
May-12HHMI Bulletin "Exome Sequencing: Opening the Flood Gates"
Apr-12New York Times "Scientists Link Gene Mutation to Autism Risk"
Dec-10Times of India "Gujarati woman becomes first Indian to have genes mapped"
Nov-09Nature News "Selective sequencing solves a genetic mystery"
Sep-09In Sequence "Exome Project Paper Shows Exon Sequencing's Potential for Rare Disease Research"
Sep-09Forbes "Cheap DNA Sequencing"
Aug-09NIH (NHLBI) "NIH-Funded Researchers Sequence Exomes of 12 People"
Oct-06Technology Review TR35: The $1,000 genome
Aug-05New York Times "2 New Methods to Sequence DNA Promise Vastly Lower Costs"