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Dispensed: Ancestry's big move into healthcare, digital health's disruption of addiction treatment, and investors' multi-billion-dollar bet on the microbiome

Dispensed: Ancestry's big move into healthcare, digital health's disruption of addiction treatment, and investors' multi-billion-dollar bet on the microbiome

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Welcome to another edition of Dispensed, the weekly healthcare newsletter where we're busy compiling names for our DC power-players post ( if you haven't submitted a name...
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City medical examiner identifies another victim of World Trade Center attacks

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

The city medical examiner has identified another victim of the World Trade Center terror attacks, the agency announced Friday. The man is the 1,645th person fully identified of...
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DNA leads to arrest in decades-old rape of Delaware woman

DNA leads to arrest in decades-old rape of Delaware woman

1 day ago   |   KCRA

"We never stop seeking justice," Delaware Attorney General Kathy Jennings said.
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Texas prosecutor tosses charges in 1992 teen double slaying

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WACO, Texas - A Texas man who was sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting two teenagers in 1992 is now a free man after a district attorney dismissed the...
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DNA Tests For Psychiatric Drugs Are Controversial But Some Insurers Are Covering Them

DNA Tests For Psychiatric Drugs Are Controversial But Some Insurers Are Covering Them

1 day ago   |   NPR

Finding the right medication to treat mental health problems can be a frustrating trial-and-error process. New genetic tests aim to match meds to patients more effectively, but...
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Neanderthal and Denisovan DNA Helped Melanesians Survive in Hot Tropical Island Environment

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

Each and every person of non-African descent carries traces of DNA derived from ancient hominin species to a varying extent.
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Scientists unwind mystery behind DNA replication

2 days ago   |   Science Daily

The molecules of life are twisted. But how those familiar strands in DNA's double helix manage to replicate without being tangled up has been hard to decipher. A new...
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Museums put ancient DNA to work for wildlife

2 days ago   |   Science Daily

Scientists who are trying to save species at the brink of extinction are finding help in an unexpected place. Researchers increasingly are embracing the power of ancient DNA...
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The best at-home DNA test kits you can buy

The best at-home DNA test kits you can buy

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Your DNA holds the story of your lineage as well as a wealth of information about your body in terms of aging, health, and more. The AncestryDNA Genetic Testing Kit is the best...
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Elizabeth Warren can't delete truth of fabled past

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Don't worry, Liz Warren, I won't forget. Ever. I don't know what computer glitch or nefarious hacker caused your Twitter feed to “disappear” your declaration of Native American...
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U.K. Parliament Votes To Delay Vote On Johnson's Breakthrough Brexit Plan

U.K. Parliament Votes To Delay Vote On Johnson's Breakthrough Brexit Plan

The Letwin Amendment, approved 322 to 306 on Saturday, will force British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to request an extension to the Oct. 31 no-deal deadline. Read more ...

New Orleans to use explosives to remove cranes from collapsed Hard Rock Hotel

New Orleans to use explosives to remove cranes from collapsed Hard Rock Hotel

Authorities in New Orleans will use explosives to take down two cranes atop the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel. Officials are racing against the clock to remove the cranes... Read more ...

Sooner Schooner flips in scary crash during Oklahoma-West Virginia game

Sooner Schooner flips in scary crash during Oklahoma-West Virginia game

The Sooner Schooner, Oklahoma's horse-drawn wagon, crashed during Saturday's game against West Virginia. Read more ...

Molly McCann won on her 'worst day' after sickness struck at UFC on ESPN 6

Molly McCann won on her 'worst day' after sickness struck at UFC on ESPN 6

BOSTON - Molly McCann beat Diana Belbita with a unanimous decision Friday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 6 at TD Garden in Boston. Take a look inside the fight with... Read more ...

NASCAR starting lineup at Kansas: Daniel Hemric wins pole, field set for...

NASCAR starting lineup at Kansas: Daniel Hemric wins pole, field set for Hollywood Casino 400

Kevin Harvick did not turn a qualifying lap, after first failing inspection, then finding a mechanical problem. He will start 40th. Read more ...

Titans activate top pick Simmons after torn ACL in February

Titans activate top pick Simmons after torn ACL in February

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Titans have activated first-round draft pick Jeffery Simmons , giving him a chance to make his NFL debut Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers. Read more ...

Video shows former Oregon receiver Keanon Lowe stopping high school gunman

Video shows former Oregon receiver Keanon Lowe stopping high school gunman

Keanon Lowe was able to disarm a gunman at a Portland high school earlier this year, and surveillance video captured the moment. Read more ...

UFC on ESPN 6 winner Maycee Barber agrees with Ben Askren: I'll ruin Paige...

UFC on ESPN 6 winner Maycee Barber agrees with Ben Askren: I'll ruin Paige VanZant's Instagram career

BOSTON - Maycee Barber turned heads Friday night when she brutalized Gillian Robertson with a standing TKO at UFC on ESPN 6. It took Barber less than three minutes to finish... Read more ...

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

The Michigan congressman rebuked Clinton's suggestion that Tulsi Gabbard is a Russian asset, warning it helps Trump. Read more ...

Everton beats West Ham 2-0 to end losing streak

Everton beats West Ham 2-0 to end losing streak

LIVERPOOL, England - Bernard scored from a tight angle in the first half and substitute Gylfi Sigurdsson added a late second from distance as Everton beat West Ham 2-0 Saturday... Read more ...