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Sandia Labs Find Vulnerability in Personalized Medicine Software – Xtelligent Healthcare Media

Sandia Labs Find Vulnerability in Personalized Medicine Software  Xtelligent Healthcare Media

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have discovered a vulnerability in personalized medicine software used for genomic analysis.

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25-Year-Old Shark Bite Mystery Solved by DNA from Tooth in Florida’s Man’s Foot – Science Times

25-Year-Old Shark Bite Mystery Solved by DNA from Tooth in Florida’s Man’s Foot  Science Times

Jeff Weakley was shocked to find a piece of a tooth from a shark that bit him when he was surfing off Flagler Beach in 1994 when he tweezed open a blister-like …

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Library’s Genealogy Resource Center hosts monthlong workshop series – Tulsa World

Library’s Genealogy Resource Center hosts monthlong workshop series  Tulsa World

The Tulsa City-County Library’s Genealogy Resource Center is hosting a series of workshops during July for current and aspiring genealogists to learn more …

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A surfer had a tooth in his foot for 24 years — and scientists found shark DNA in it – CBC.ca

A surfer had a tooth in his foot for 24 years — and scientists found shark DNA in it  CBC.ca

When Jeff Weakley took a pair of tweezers to his foot last summer, he pulled out a piece of tooth from a shark that bit him in 1994.

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DNA testing can share all your family secrets. Are you ready for that? – USA TODAY

DNA testing can share all your family secrets. Are you ready for that?  USA TODAY

DNA testing is all about unlocking secrets. But sometimes surrendering your saliva may also mean surrendering a bit of privacy – yours or someone else’s.

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Chomp! Shark bite mystery solved 25 years later thanks to DNA – CNN

Chomp! Shark bite mystery solved 25 years later thanks to DNA  CNN

Jeff Weakley was surfing at Flagler Beach in Florida in 1994 when he was bitten in the foot by a shark. Now he knows what kind of shark bit him — thanks to a …

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DNA Evidence Leads to Arrest of Man Suspected in 3 Violent Sex Crimes in Sacramento More Than 20 Years Ago – KTLA Los Angeles

DNA Evidence Leads to Arrest of Man Suspected in 3 Violent Sex Crimes in Sacramento More Than 20 Years Ago  KTLA Los Angeles

For more than two decades, all California authorities knew about the man behind three violent sex crimes was his DNA profile. Two women in Sacramento had …

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Ancestry DNA tests ‘could be used to ASSASSINATE people in the future’ – Daily Star – Daily Star

Ancestry DNA tests ‘could be used to ASSASSINATE people in the future’ – Daily Star  Daily Star

So-called “personalised viruses” could be used to subtly kill individuals, or even commit genocide of entire races, futurist David Wood D.Sc. exclusively told Daily …

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Body of woman found in Steuben County in 1999 identified – WANE

Body of woman found in Steuben County in 1999 identified  WANE

STEUBEN COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – After 19 years, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Department identified a woman found dead in a field northeast of Angola.

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Rapid DNA machines have the potential to change policing, but not everyone in Utah is on board – Salt Lake Tribune

Rapid DNA machines have the potential to change policing, but not everyone in Utah is on board  Salt Lake Tribune

Two printer-size machines stored at the Utah Attorney General’s Office can process DNA evidence in two hours, instead of the days or weeks a laboratory …

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Authorities say genealogy could help solve a Lawrence County cold case – Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Authorities say genealogy could help solve a Lawrence County cold case  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

On February 19, 2000, the skeletal remains of an adult man covered by two wooden planks were found in a remote area in Lawrence County.

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Mum helps clear her own daughter’s ‘killer’ after investigating the case herself – Mirror Online

Mum helps clear her own daughter’s ‘killer’ after investigating the case herself  Mirror Online

Carol Dodge, 42, believed Christopher Tapp was wrongly convicted of her 18-year-old daughter Angie’s murder and decided to launch her own probe.

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DNA Testing Creates Wrenching Dilemmas for the Family Historian – The Wall Street Journal

DNA Testing Creates Wrenching Dilemmas for the Family Historian  The Wall Street Journal

With home testing now ubiquitous, keepers of the family tree are forced to juggle the privacy of close relatives with the needs of newly discovered kin; ‘I am sorry …

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In Sadie Roberts-Joseph killing, attorney wants to know if suspect’s DNA was planted on her body – The Advocate

In Sadie Roberts-Joseph killing, attorney wants to know if suspect’s DNA was planted on her body  The Advocate

An attorney for the man accused of killing Sadie Roberts-Joseph is now questioning whether it’s possible police could have illegally seized his DNA and planted …

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Worldwide DNA Testing Services Market 2019: Market Size Analysis and Forecast by Regions, Type and Application – Boston Life News

Worldwide DNA Testing Services Market 2019: Market Size Analysis and Forecast by Regions, Type and Application  Boston Life News

Global “DNA Testing Services Market” (2019-2025) research report analyzed the current state in the definitions, classifications, applications, and industry chain …

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Deer DNA is Revealing Its Secrets After Genome Study – Wide Open Spaces

Deer DNA is Revealing Its Secrets After Genome Study  Wide Open Spaces

A deep scientific look at deer DNA, and specifically antler development, may reveal the cures for osteoporosis and be a lead on beating cancer.