2017

Edmond Geneticist Earns National Mentorship Award
The Edmond Sun - July 20, 2017

Local geneticist receives national mentorship award
The Journal Record - July 18, 2017


 Workplace Genetic Testing
Radio Health Journal - April 16, 2017


 Critics Weigh in on Bill Seeking Genetic Information of Workers
CBS This Morning - March 20, 2017


Obamacare Paved the Way for that GATTACA-style Employer's Law
WIRED - March 16, 2017


Employee Wellness Bill Could Stifle Genetics Research in an Era of Big-Data Studies
GenomeWeb - March 14, 2017


 New Bill Would Allow Employers to Have Access to Genetic Testing
WSB-TV (Atlanta) - March 13, 2017


A New Bill Would Allow Employers to See Your Genetic Information - Unless You Pay a Fine
Vox - March 13, 2017


Opposition Grows to Bill that Would Let Employers Demand Genetic Test Results
STAT News - March 13, 2017


The Loopholes in the Law Prohibiting Genetic Discrimination
The Atlantic - March 13, 2017


Employees Who Decline Genetic Testing Could Face Penalties Under Proposed Bill
Washington Post - March 11, 2017


Critics Say a Republican Bill Would Open the Door to Genetic Discrimination
BuzzFeed News - March 10, 2017


New Bill Would Let Companies Force Workers to Get Genetic Tests, Share Results
Ars Technica - March 10, 2017


House Republicans Would Let Employers Demand Workers' Genetic Test Results
STAT News - March 10, 2017


Saving GINA: Is Genetic Privacy Imperiled?
DNA Science Blog - March 9, 2017


Fellowship for Geneticists Shows Different Aspects of Science Policy
FASEB Washington Update - March 2, 2017


ASHG: Continually Advancing Genetic Discoveries
Research Features - February 28, 2017

2016

Cures Act Gives Precision Medicine Proponents, Diagnostics Companies Reasons to Celebrate
GenomeWeb - December 29, 2016


Tibetan Plateau Discovery Shows Humans May Be Tougher Than We Thought
Scientific American - December 28, 2016


School Scene: Fremont Teens’ Genetics Video Wins Prize
The Mercury News - December 10, 2016


Ethicist Dad: Passage Of 21st Century Cures Act Fills Me With Both Hope And Dread
WBUR CommonHealth - December 9, 2016


21st Century Cures passes in Senate vote
Front Line Genomics - December 8, 2016


Congress passes 21st Century Cures Act with billions for new research, treatments
CBS News - December 8, 2016


Big Genetics in BC: The American Society for Human Genetics 2016 Meeting
Technology Networks - November 11, 2016


Is There a New Human Species Waiting to Be Discovered?
CNN - October 31, 2016


 Would You Want to Know the Secrets Hidden in Your Baby's Genes?
NPR Morning Edition - October 31, 2016


Genetic Information Welcome in Pediatric Cancer Care
Medscape - October 27, 2016


Detecting Clinically Relevant Variants
Scientist Live - October 25, 2016


Pre-natal Genetic Screening Reduces Need for Amniocentesis
Vancouver Sun - October 22, 2016


Illumina Makes Massive Variant Donation to ClinVar
GenomeWeb - October 21, 2016


DNA Data Offer Evidence of Unknown Extinct Human Relative
Science News - October 21, 2016


News and Notes from ASHG 2016
Bio-IT World - October 20, 2016


Will Babies be Better Off if We Know Their Genes?
Washington Post Wonkblog - October 19, 2016


New Clues on How Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects
HealthDay - October 19, 2016


GnomAD Resource Introduced at ASHG Meeting, Doubles ExAC Dataset
GenomeWeb - October 19, 2016


Global Effort Reveals 200 DNA Locations Implicated in MS
Vancouver Sun - October 18, 2016


CRISPR Gene Editing in Limelight at ASHG 2016
Medscape - October 16, 2016


ASHG 2016: The Big Top Comes to Canada
Front Line Genomics Magazine - September 23, 2016


Kuwait Lawyers Hight World's First Mandatory DNA Sampling Law
New Scientist - September 22, 2016


Why We Need a Law to Prevent Genetic Discrimination
The Globe and Mail - September 19, 2016


Show Preview: ASHG 2016--Digging into the Genome in Canada
DDN-News - September 13, 2016


The EEOC’s Final Rule on GINA and Employer-Sponsored Wellness Programs to Take Effect This Month
Genomics Law Report - July 14, 2016


Canadian Senator Wins Award for Work on Genetic Discrimination
The Globe and Mail - June 27, 2016


Workers May Soon Have to Share Health Data - Or Pay a Penalty
BuzzFeed News - June 20, 2016


Anti-Discrimination Law Clarifications Benefit Employers, May Confuse Public, Say Critics
GenomeWeb - May 25, 2016


EEOC Rules Cap Wellness Program Incentives
CQ - May 16, 2016


ASHG Celebrates DNA Day 2016
FASEB Washington Update - May 5, 2016


Madison Junior Wins National DNA Day Essay Contest
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - April 26, 2016


Congratulations to ASHG DNA Day Contest Winners
The MiniOne Blog - April 22, 2016

2015

U.S. is Growing More Genetically Diverse
Science News - October 14, 2015


Historical NYC Data Boosts Population Health, Precision Medicine
HealthIT Analytics - October 12, 2015


New Clues to How Gene Affects Women's Body Shape, Diabetes Risk
HealthDay - October 12, 2015


Taking the Uncertainty Out of Genetic Screening for Cancer Risk
The Atlantic - October 12, 2015


Scientists Hope to Attract Millions to 'DNA.Land'
Nature News - October 9, 2015


Teens Want to Know Genetic Test Results
Live Science - October 9, 2015


Gene Studies Shed Light on Women's Reproductive Health
Boston Globe - October 8, 2015


ASHG Panel Discusses Implementation of Clinical Sequencing in US, Europe
GenomeWeb - October 8, 2015


UI Research Shows Aging Effects of Smoking, Drinking
Iowa City Press-Citizen - October 8, 2015


NIH Cuts Threaten Baltimore Research
The Baltimore Sun - October 6, 2015


This is Not Your Grandmother's Med School's Genetics Course
ClinicalOMICs - October 6, 2015


The US is Still Learning How to Teach Kids about Science
Ars Technica - October 5, 2015


ASHG 2015
Front Line Genomics Magazine - October 5, 2015


Next Generation Science Standards Get Mixed Reviews from Genetics Experts
Education Week - August 4, 2015


Why We Should Think Twice before Giving Genetic Tests to Kids
Pacific Standard - July 23, 2015


ASHG Updates Position Statement on Pediatric Genetic Testing
Healio - July 13, 2015


ASHG Position Statement Provides Guidance for Genetic Testing in Children and Adolescents
GenomeWeb - July 2, 2015


Don't Get Your Kids' Genes Sequenced Just to Keep Up
NPR Health - July 2, 2015


The Geneticist's Guide to Telling Parents about their Kids' Genes
VICE Motherboard - July 2, 2015


Cooper Valedictorian Awarded for Genetics Essay
The Courier of Montgomery County - May 5, 2015


Wilson HS Student Finishes 2nd in International Essay Contest
VICE Motherboard - April 24, 2015


Scientists Explain How Total Strangers Can Pass for Twins
Women's Health - April 21, 2015


We Are Genetically More Like Our Fathers, Study Finds
USA Today - March 3, 2015


Can Diet and Exercise Affect Your Genes?
Science Friday - January 9, 2015

2010

Researchers Report on Users' Understanding of Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Test Results
GenomeWeb - Dec 1, 2010


Family Tree Is Ripe with Vital Health Information
The Salt Lake Tribune - Nov 27, 2010


Family Health History Provides Life-Saving Information
Dallas Morning News - Nov 23, 2010


Geneticist at CHOP Honored for Outstanding Research
Medical News Today - Nov 23, 2010


Rare Disease Drugs: A $1 Trillion Market?
Forbes - Nov 19, 2010


Turning Data Into Genomic Medicine
Genetic Engineering & Biotech News - Nov 19, 2010


General Satisfaction With Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Kits
Medscape - Nov 17, 2010


Cancer Genetics Pioneers Mary-Claire King and Janet Rowley Receive 2010 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize
Adapted from Rockefeller University Press Release - November 17, 2010


Back to the Genetic Future: Why Family Medical History Is Key
Newsweek - Nov 14, 2010


Physicians, Consumers Need Better Understanding of Genetic Testing
Medscape - Nov 12, 2010


Reflections on ASHG 2010 Meeting(Summary of Social Media Success at ASHG 2010)
Shirley Who Blog - Nov 11, 2010


Genomic Sequencing: Where Science and Law Collide
Internal Medicine News - Nov 11, 2010


Family Health History Better Than Genetic Screening 
About.com - Nov 10, 2010


Stealth DNA May Control Aging
Technology Review - Nov 9, 2010


ASHG Research Emphasizes Medical Value of Family History
HealthLeaders Media - Nov 9, 2010


Family Health History: 'Best Kept Secret' in Care
Associated Press (AP) - Nov 8, 2010


Family Health Histories: How to Get Started
Associated Press (AP) - Nov 8, 2010


Experts Discuss Consumer Views of DTC Genetic Testing at ASHG
GenomeWeb News - Nov 8, 2010


Study: Gene Variations Affect Sleep Time 
United Press International (UPI) - Nov 8, 2010


NIH Chief Warns of Research Grant Shortfalls 
USA Today - Nov 7, 2010


Scientists to Congress: Pass the Stem Cell Law ... While You Still Can
Los Angeles Times - Nov 6, 2010


Gene Test Users Largely Satisfied, Survey Finds 
Reuters - Nov 5, 2010


Family First: Family History Better at Predicting Disease Risk Than Screening
ABC News - Nov 5, 2010


ASHG: Family Cancer History Major Topic at Genetics Meeting
HealthDay - Nov 5, 2010


Cleveland Clinic Research Shows Family Health History Valuable in Predicting Disease 
Plain Dealer - Nov 5, 2010


Personal Genomics Tests Prompt Lifestyle Changes 
New Scientist - Nov 5, 2010


Genome May Be Mostly Junk After All
U.S. News & World Report - Nov 5, 2010


Central Dogma of Genetics Maybe Not So Central
U.S. News & World Report - Nov 5, 2010


Lander's Lessons Ten Years After the Human Genome Project
Bio-IT World - Nov 3, 2010


Utahns’ Genes Could Reveal Causes of Disease
The Salt Lake Tribune - Aug 5, 2010


It’s in the Genes
Las Vegas Business Press - Aug 23, 2010


DNA Dilemma: Should Genetic Tests Be on the Market? 
Newsweek - Aug 5, 2010


Family Data Underused to Track Disease
Nature Medicine - Jul 2010


Meet Your Ancestors 
New Scientist - Jun 19, 2010


Government Moves to Oversee Genetic Tests Aimed at Consumers 
Chicago Tribune - Jun 17, 2010


Would Regulation Kill Genetic Testing?
Newsweek - Jun 4, 2010


HHS Committee Urges Genetics Education Effort
GenomeWeb News - Jun 4, 2010


Moving Beyond the Basics: Teaching the Genetics of Complex Traits
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA) - May 21, 2010


Personal Gene-Testing Companies Need U.S. Clearance, FDA Says
Bloomberg BusinessWeek - May 14, 2010


Genetic Ancestry Tests Are Imperfect Say Researchers
Reuters - May 13, 2010


High School Students Get to the Root of DNA
Connecticut Post - May 3, 2010


Happy DNA Day!
GenomeWeb News - Apr 23, 2010


In Surprise Ruling, Court Declares Two Gene Patents Invalid
Newsweek - Mar 29, 2010

2009

Job Opportunities in Genetics Research on Rise 
Miami Herald - Dec 22, 2009


Thanks to GINA, Your Genes Can't Affect Your Job 
Kansas City Star - Nov 23, 2009


African Genetic Diversity
Science News - Oct 27, 2009


Scientists Discover Gene Key to Human Speech 
U.S. News & World Report - Oct 26, 2009


The Future of Healthcare Practice: Predictive, Preventive, and Personalized
Medscape - Oct 26, 2009


Cancer Genomics in the Spotlight at ASHG
GenomeWeb News - Oct 26, 2009


Kalahari Bushmen Genome Project Underway
GenomeWeb News - Oct 26, 2009


As Genetic Testing Races Ahead, Doctors Are Left Behind
Los Angeles Times - Oct 24, 2009


Some Parts of Human Genome Get Lost
U.S. News & World Report - Oct 22, 2009


Researchers Discuss 1000 Genomes Progress at ASHG
GenomeWeb News - Oct 22, 2009


UD Professor and Centerville Teacher Get Grant to Develop New Genetics Curriculum
Dayton Daily News - Jul 17, 2009


A REVEALing Study on Genetic Testing for Alzheimer’s Disease
Bio-IT World - Jul 16, 2009


Obama Nominates Francis Collins to Lead NIH
Medscape - Jul 9, 2009


Experts Call for Federal Regulation of Genetic Ancestry Testing
ScienceDaily News - Jul 3, 2009


Q&A: ASHG's Boughman on Insurers' Successes and Challenges in Implementing GINA's Title I
Pharmacogenomics Reporter - May 27, 2009


Mad Scientists 
Family Tree Magazine - May 2009


Fewer Groups Say Aloha to Hawaii 
Tradeshow Week - Apr 27, 2009


Sound the Alert: It's DNA Day Eve! 
GenomeWeb News - Apr 24, 2009


Future of Disease Gene-Hunting Studies Questioned
MedPage Today - Apr 16, 2009


Genomewide Association Studies – Illuminating Biologic Pathways 
New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) - Apr 15, 2009

ADA, ASHG Find Deals in Hawaii 
Tradeshow Week - Apr 15, 2009


AJHG Named as One of Three Prominent Cell Press Journals to Make the List of the Top 100 Most Influential Journals Over the Past 100 Years
Eurek! Alert - Apr 6, 2009


Singapore to Host International Symposium on Genetics & Genomics of Infectious Diseases 
Medical News Today - Mar 22, 2009


Sanger-led Team Publishes Results of Warfarin GWAS
GenomeWeb News - Mar 20, 2009


Three Gene Variants Exert Major Genetic Influences on Therapeutic Warfarin Dose
Medscape Medical News - Mar 20, 2009


Me and My Genome
Voice of San Diego - Mar 16, 2009


Privacy, Ethics, and DTC Legislation in DNA Testing
Steve’s Genealogy Blog - Mar 16, 2009


Is Your Family at Risk for Colon Cancer?
Louisville Courier-Journal - Mar 12, 2009


DNA Tests Help Genealogists Only So Far 
Washington Times - Mar 11, 2009


Should Physicians Inform Relatives of Genetic Risks, Without the Consent of the Patient?
Medscape Medical News - Mar 5, 2009


2009 Student Essay Contests 
About.com - Feb 18, 2009


Large-Scale Genetic Genealogy Privacy Concerns
The Genetic Genealogist - Feb 16, 2009


A Baby, Please. Blond, Freckles – Hold the Colic 
Wall Street Journal - Feb 12, 2009


BCM-led Program Promotes High Schoolers' Interest in Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine News - Feb 2, 2009


Ancestry is Uncovered via DNA
LivingstonDaily.com - Jan 26, 2009


ASHG 2008 Annual Meeting: From Enormous Cohorts to Individual Genomes 
Genome Medicine - Jan 21, 2009


Haig Kazazian Is Presented ASHG Allan Award
The Lane Report - Jan 2009


Linking Disease to Gene Variations
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) - Jan 1, 2009


Beware Geeks Bearing Genes
The Oregonian - Jan 1, 2009

2008

Genetics Is Absorbing Topic for Ephrata Senior 
Intelligencer Journal - Dec 27, 2008


Neanderthals Could Have Died Out Because Their Bodies Overheated
The Daily Telegraph (UK) - Dec 20, 2008


Philadelphia Inquirer Profiles Research on ‘Junk DNA’
American Health Line - Dec 19, 2008


Beginning to Crack the Code of ‘Junk DNA’ 
Philadelphia Inquirer - Dec 18, 2008


Study Provides Road Map for Treating Rare Genetic Disorder
Tulane University News - Dec 9, 2008


Human Genome: Now Online
San Jose Business Journal - Dec 5, 2008


How Many Copies Is Enough?
Science Progress - Dec 1, 2008


A New Law Bans Genetic Discrimination (#29 of Top 100 Science Stories of 2008)
Discover Magazine - Dec 2008


Interest Rises in DNA Copy Number Variations – Along With Questions
Science Magazine - Nov 29, 2008


Ancestral Genes Are Not Black or White
New Scientist - Nov 25, 2008


ASHG 2008: In-Common Loss of Heterozygosity in 3 Carcinomas May Guide Treatment
Medscape Medical News - Nov 20, 2008


ASHG 2008: Gaucher Disease Mutation Carriers at Higher Risk for Parkinson's Disease
Medscape Medical News - Nov 19, 2008


ASHG 2008: Six New Loci Associated With Serum Lipid Levels
Medscape Medical News - Nov 18, 2008


Linkage Study Identifies Novel Autism Loci
Reuters Health - Nov 17, 2008


The Search for Genome 'Dark Matter' Moves Closer
Nature - Nov 17, 2008


Statins Reduce Heart Risks Even in Healthy People
American Scientist - Nov 17, 2008


Ancestry Testing Has Limitations, Genetics Society Warns
MedPage Today - Nov 17, 2008


ASHG 2008: Genomewide Association Study Finds Genetic Predictors of Warfarin Required Dose
Medscape Medical News - Nov 17, 2008


ASHG 2008: 1000 Genomes Project Vastly Expands Map of Human Genome Variation
Medscape Medical News - Nov 17, 2008


ASHG 2008: Many Squamous Cell Tumors in Organ Transplant Recipients Contain Nonrecipient DNA
Medscape Medical News - Nov 17, 2008


ASHG 2008: Increased Gene Expression Improves Neurologic Function in Mouse Model of Huntington's Disease
Medscape Medical News - Nov 16, 2008

1000 Genomes Project Data to Be Released Within Months as Pilot Phase Nears Completion
GenomeWeb News - Nov 14, 2008


Sanger Researchers, Collaborators Uncover Warfarin Response Genes in Large GWAS
GenomeWeb News - Nov 14, 2008


A Mayor, a Maverick, and Microbes Galore
Genome Technology - Nov 14, 2008


ASHG 2008: 1000 Genomes, Some Numbers
Nature - Nov 14, 2008


ASHG 2008: A Stance, More or Less, on Genetic Ancestry Testing
Nature - Nov 14, 2008


ASHG 2008: Huntington Surprises
Nature - Nov 14, 2008


ASHG 2008: Something I Didn't Know About November
Nature - Nov 14, 2008


ASHG Guest Post: Medical Relevance or Bust
Nature - Nov 14, 2008


  Cataloging Genomes
WHYY-FM Radio - Nov 14, 2008


Who's Your Daddy? The Answer May Be at the Drugstore
Scientific American - Nov 14, 2008


DNA: Too Much – or Too Little – Can Be a Bad Thing
ScienceNOW Daily News - Nov 14, 2008


Neandertals, Gut Microbes and Mail-order Ancestry Tests
Science News - Nov 14, 2008


Fingerprints for Cancer: Geneticists Step Out of Research Role to Raise Funds for Cancer
The Scientist - Nov 14, 2008


Battle of the X's
The Scientist - Nov 14, 2008


Stress Strikes Cytogenetics
The Scientist - Nov 14, 2008


New Findings From Genome-Wide Association Studies
Medical News Today - Nov 14, 2008


ASHG 2008: Recommendations Issued on Ancestry Testing
Medscape Medical News - Nov 14, 2008


National Society Honors 3 University of Utah Faculty for Excellence in Human Genetics Education 
University of Utah News/Public Affairs - Nov 14, 2008


Q+A: The Pitfalls of Tracing Your Ancestry
Nature - Nov 13, 2008


  Genetic Ancestry
WHYY-FM Radio - Nov 13, 2008


New Technique Reveals Genetic Copy Number Variations with SIDS
Reuters Health - Nov 13, 2008


Human Ancestry Gene Tests Not Checked for Accuracy
Bloomberg News - Nov 13, 2008


What Exactly Can DNA Testing Tell You About Your Ancestry?
About.com - Nov 13, 2008


How Accurate Is Your Family Tree?
ScienceNOW Daily News - Nov 13, 2008


Diversity of Human Skin Bacteria Revealed
Science News - Nov 13, 2008


Skin Microbes Mapped
The Scientist - Nov 13, 2008


ASHG Urges Closer Look at Consumer Ancestral DNA Tests
GenomeWeb News - Nov 13, 2008


ASHG President Discusses Achievements, Remaining Challenges at Annual Meeting
GenomeWeb News - Nov 13, 2008


NHGRI Researcher Provides ClinSeq Update at ASHG Meeting
GenomeWeb News - Nov 13, 2008


Geneticists Sound Note of Caution Over DNA Ancestry Testing
Ars Technica - Nov 13, 2008


Live from Philadelphia, It's ASHG
Genome Technology - Nov 13, 2008


ASHG Releases Statement on Genetic Ancestry Testing at 58th Annual Meeting
Medical News Today - Nov 13, 2008


Increase in Transcription Co-activator May Help Combat Huntington's Disease
Reuters Health - Nov 12, 2008


Public Largely Supportive of Big Genetic Studies
Reuters Health - Nov 12, 2008


New Autism Loci Discovered
The Scientist - Nov 12, 2008


ASHG 2008: Health, Ancestry and Montel Williams
Nature - Nov 12, 2008


ASHG 2008: Copy Number Variations and Their Effects on the Brain
Nature - Nov 12, 2008


ASHG Guest Post: Are We Serious About Education, or Not?
Nature - Nov 12, 2008


ASHG 2008 Kicks Off 
Nature - Nov 12, 2008


Mom Genes, Dad Genes
ScienceNOW Daily News - Nov 12, 2008


Women's Chromosome Division Different from Men's
Science News - Nov 12, 2008


NHGRI Shares Wealth of Science at ASHG Meeting
NIH News - Nov 3, 2008

The American Society of Human Genetics Honors Dr. Haig Kazazian as 2008 Allan Award
Recipient 

Medical News Today - Oct 27, 2008


Human Genetics Researchers Convene at ASHG 2008 
Drug Discovery & Development - Oct 22, 2008


October and November is Personalized Medicine 2 Months! 
Gene Sherpas: Personalized Medicine and You - Oct 10, 2008


Risks and Benefits of Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Remain Unclear
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) - Oct 1, 2008


What Price Personal Genome Exploration? 
Nature - Oct 2008


Teens Trace Family Tree to Find Key to Genetics 
The Baltimore Sun - Sept 28, 2008


Abstracts From the ASHG 2008 Meeting
The Genetic Genealogist - Sept 27, 2008


Towson High School Teacher One of the First in the Nation to Achieve Geneticist-Educator Certification
Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) News - Sept 22, 2008


Genetics Takes Center Stage at Regina
Iowa City Press-Citizen - Sept 22, 2008


Teacher Earns Genetic Certification
Arundel Digest - Sept 17, 2008


Genetics Cannot Be Employment Issue
Chicago Tribune - Aug 25, 2008


American Medical Association Adopts New Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Policy Recommendations
Medical News Today - Aug 14, 2008


U.S. Law Bans Genetic Discrimination
IEEE News - Aug 8, 2008

CSU Stanislaus Geneticist Janey Youngblom Achieves National Certification
California State University Stanislaus News - Aug 8, 2008


At Last, Law Addresses Genetic Testing in Employment, Insurance
The Kansas City Star - Aug 6, 2008


Coalition for Genetic Fairness Celebrates Passage of GINA, Honors GINA Champions
AScribe Newswire - Jul 23, 2008


GINA Finally Becomes a Reality 
Bio-IT World - Jul 14, 2008


GINA Provides Bioindustry Boost: Companies Expect to Benefit along with Consumers and Clinical Researchers
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) - Jul 1, 2008

After Long Gestation and Difficult Labor, GINA Is Born
Schizophrenia Research Forum - Jun 24, 2008


Protecting Your Genome
Drug Discovery News - Jun 2008


From Genetic Privacy to Open Consent
Nature - May 2008


U-M Scientists Selected as Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators
University of Michigan News Services - May 28, 2008

Vienna Girl Wins Genetics Society Award
Vienna Connection (VA) - May 27, 2008


Testing Genes for Future Risks
Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Mar 26, 2008


School Briefs: Robinson Student Places Second in National DNA Essay Contest
Dallas Morning News - May 25, 2008


Studies from K.R. Mills Shaw et al Provide New Data on Life Sciences
NewsRx.com - May 20, 2008


After 13 Years, Congress OK’s Genetic Bias Ban
American Medical News (AMA News) - May 19, 2008

Genetic Science Confounds Students; Feedback Tells Us What We Are Not Teaching Them
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) - May 15, 2008

ASHG Education staff members (Kenna Shaw, Ph.D., Katie Van Horne & Joann Boughman, Ph.D.) were invited to write a “point-of-view” article discussing the current state of genetics education in U.S. science programs for the May 15 issue of GEN.


Bethesda Genetics Research Group Honors Local Student
The Gazette (MD) - May 7, 2008

Congress Passes Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
Clinical Lab Products - May 5, 2008


Kepley Middle School Student Awarded Second Place in DNA Day Essay Contest 
Hutchinson News - May 5, 2008


Cuba City Student's Essay Wins Award 
Dubuque Telegraph Herald - May 3, 2008


U.S. House Passes Genetic Discrimination Bill 
GenomeWeb News - May 1, 2008


Congress Passes Bill Barring Genetic Discrimination
Scientific American - May 1, 2008


U.S. Congress Passes Genetic Nondiscrimination Act
News-Medical.net - May 1, 2008


Senate Unanimously Passes GINA, Though with ‘Compromises’; Now Faces Sympathetic House
Pharmacogenomics Reporter - Apr 30, 2008


ESHG’s Gene-Patenting Guidelines Aim to Protect Innovation and Patient Access
Pharmacogenomics Reporter - Apr 30, 2008


More on the Need for Science Education
Predictive Health - Apr 30, 2008


Regulation of Genetic Tests
PHG Foundation - Apr 30, 2008


U.S. Outlaws Genetic Discrimination
NewScientist.com - Apr 28, 2008


Genetic Scientists Anticipate U.S. Senate Passage of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
NewsRx.com - Apr 28, 2008

Senate Votes to Shield Genetic Testing Data
The Star-Ledger - Apr 25, 2008


Senate Passes Bill Banning Genetic Discrimination
Los Angeles Times - Apr 25, 2008


Senate OK’s Protection for Genetic Data
Health Data Management - Apr 25, 2008


Guidelines Suggested for Direct-to-Consumer Gene Tests
MedPage Today - Apr 25, 2008


The Senate Likes DNA Too!
Bioephemera - Apr 25, 2008


Genetic Discrimination Bill Expected to Pass
USA Today - Apr 24, 2008


Genetic Scientists Anticipate U.S. Senate Passage of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
Medical News Today - Apr 24, 2008


Senate OK’s Protection for Genetic Data
Health Data Management - Apr 24, 2008


Brooklyn Public Library Partners with Medgar Evers College to Add a Special Twist to National DNA Day
U.S. State News/CUNY Newswire - Apr 24, 2008


Senate Expected to Pass Genetic Discrimination Bill
Associated Press - Apr 24, 2008


Health Highlights: Senate to Vote on Genetic Information Bill
Washington Post - Apr 24, 2008


Finally, GINA Gets Her Day
Genetic Genealogist Blog - Apr 24, 2008


ASHG and ACMG Celebrate DNA Day! (Newsletter Article) & (Event Photos)
The FASEB Community Newsletter (“9650 Rocks!”) - Apr 2008


The Next Generation’s Perception of Genetic Testing 
Eye on DNA - Apr 17, 2008


Essay Contest Reveals Misconceptions of High School Students in Genetics Content
The Genetic Genealogist - Apr 16, 2008


Study: Some Students Confused by Genetics
United Press International (UPI) - Apr 15, 2008


Misunderstanding Science
TinyFlame.Blogspot.com - Apr 14, 2008


The Gap Is Widening on Genetic Testing, too
The American Journal of Bioethics Blog - Apr 14, 2008


Study Demonstrates that Misconceptions About Genetics Remain Prevalent in U.S. Science Classrooms
Health News Digest - Apr 11, 2008


More on the Need for Science Education
Women’s Bioethics Blog - Apr 11, 2008


Ge-what-ics?: Nation's Teenagers
The Scientist - Apr 9, 2008


Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Tests - Good or Evil?
Eye on DNA - Apr 4, 2008


SSRI-Sensitivity Gene Tests for Consumers Called “Misleading”
MedPage Today - Apr 3, 2008


New PMC Clinical Science Committee Announced
Personalized Medicine Coalition (PMC) Newsletter - Apr 2, 2008


Ask Questions Before Buying a Genetic Test Home Kit
Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Mar 23, 2008


Key Internet Genetics Resources for the Clinician
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) - Mar 19, 2008


Lifetime Award in Genetics Presented to Peter H. Byers by March Of Dimes
Medical News Today - Mar 16, 2008


Ready for Her Close-Up: An Interview with Elaine Strass (ASHG Executive Director)
PLoS Genetics - Feb 29, 2008


Research Ethics and the Challenge of Whole-Genome Sequencing 
Nature - Feb 2008


Social Responsibility: The Power of Associations to Make the World a Better Place
Association Conventions & Facilities Magazine - Feb/Mar 2008


Genetic Experts Slam DNA Ancestry Testing
The Australian News - Jan 31, 2008


Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Professor Receives Genetics Education Excellence Award 
Case Western Reserve University News - Jan 29, 2008


Deoxyribonucleic Artist: Local Artist Creates Personal Portraits as Unique as Your DNA
The Minnesota Daily - Jan 24, 2008


The New England Journal of Medicine Gives Direct-to-Consumer Genome Scans Thumbs Down
Eye on DNA - Jan 10, 2008


  Interview with Muin Khoury (CDC) on Personal Genomics Services Being Offered Directly to Consumers
The New England Journal of Medicine - Jan 10, 2008


Chromosome Abnormalities Raise Risk for Autism
U.S. News & World Report/HealthDay News - Jan 9, 2008


  Interview with ASHG Member Dr. Mark Daly About His Research On Autism and Chromosome Abnormalities
NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams - Jan 9, 2008


Genetic Genealogy from Around the Web 
The Genetic Genealogist - Jan 7, 2008


New Survey Supports Evolution, But Critics Disagree 
CNSnews.com - Jan 3, 2008


Evolution Education Is a 'Must' Says Coalition of Scientific and Teaching Organizations
ScienceDaily News - Jan 3, 2008


Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing
Sandwalk - Jan 3, 2008


American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Statement on Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing 
Eye on DNA - Jan 2, 2008


  A DNA Portrait Reveals More Than What You Look Like
Minnesota Public Radio "All Things Considered" - Jan 2, 2008

2007

1,100 Genetic Tests for Depression to Cardiovascular Disease
Bioethics International - Dec 29, 2007


Gene-Test Marketing Raises Public Health Fears
MedPage Today - Dec 27, 2007


Dr. Chakravarti, Dr. Krishnan Elected to Institute of Medicine 
India Abroad, New York Edition - Dec 13, 2007


Can a DNA Home Test Help Predict Your Health?
MSNBC - Dec 11, 2007


Broadening Genetic Tests in the Consumer Market
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) - Dec 1, 2007


Staff, Meeting Attendees Rally in Wake of San Diego Area Fires
PCMA Convene Magazine - Dec 2007


Artist Gives Expression to Science
Star-Tribune - Nov 27, 2007


Setting the Record Straight on DNA
The Commercial Appeal - Nov 17, 2007


Convention Center Hosts Trio of Major Medical Shows
San Diego Convention Center (SDCC) News - Nov 6, 2007


Study Points to Telomere Length as Predictor of CC
Cancer Drug News - Nov 5, 2007


Final Update from San Diego
San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau / SDCC - Nov 1, 2007


A Thick Head of Hair Is in the Genes
ScienceNOW Daily News - Nov 1, 2007


Letter to the Editor from the SDCC Board Chair
The San Diego Union-Tribune - Oct 31, 2007


San Diego “Open for Business”
MeetingsNet - Oct 30, 2007


Francis S. Collins Wins Presidential Medal of Freedom, Presented by President Bush
NIH Record - Oct 29, 2007


San Diego Convention Center Open for Business; Staff, Attendees Mobilize in Wake of Fires
PR Newswire - Oct 27, 2007


Tourism Industry Says County Ready for More Visitors
San Diego Union-Tribune - Oct 24, 2007


Red Cross; Many Evacuees Staying with Friends, Hotels
CNN.com - Oct 24, 2007

Statement by City of San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders to Convention Center Attendees, Exhibitors and Event Organizers
SDCC News - Oct 24, 2007


Donations, Volunteers Help Fire Refugees
United Press International (UPI) - Oct 23, 2007


Medscape Medical News Conference Coverage: American Society of Human Genetics 57th Annual Meeting
Medscape Medical News - Oct 2007


American Society of Human Genetics Steps Up to Help San Diego Fight Fires
EXPO Web - Oct 2007


San Diego Thanks You for Your Support During the October 2007 Wildfires
SDCC Corp. - Oct 2007


Genetics Hold Promise, Challenges for Cancer Care
Medicine.Net/HealthDay News - Sept 16, 2007


Conference Planner 2008
Genome Technology - Sept 2007


Cathy Greco, Science Teacher, Chosen to Participate in Geneticist-Educator Network of Alliances (GENA) Project
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Aug 30, 2007


DNA from the Dead: DNA Banking is Legal, but is it Ethical? (Part II)
The Genetic Genealogist Blog - Aug 29, 2007


American Society of Human Genetics Releases Policy Statement on Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Testing
Genetics & Public Policy Center - Aug 15, 2007


American Society of Human Genetics Speaks Out on DTC Testing
Gene Sherpas: Personalized Medicine and You - Aug 7, 2007


Two Mothers Reach Out to Others with Disorders
The Oregonian - Jul 29, 2007


Maynard Olson Receives $500,000 Gruber Genetics Prize and Turns to Bacterial Evolution in our Bodies
Gruber Foundation - Jul 28, 2007


2007 National DNA Day Essay Finalist
Bergen County Technical Schools News - Jul 16, 2007


Human Genome Would Have Been an Impossible Jigsaw Puzzle Without the Work of Maynard Olson
Medical News Today - July 11, 2007


Cell Press Announces New Partnership with the American Society of Human Genetics
Medical News Today - Jun 14, 2007


Student News Round-Up and Awards National DNA Day Essay Contest Winner 
Detroit Free Press - May 13, 2007


National DNA Day Commemorates Completion of Human Genome Project 
NIH News - Apr 25, 2007 


Fifth National DNA Day to Showcase Genomic Discoveries and Careers
NIH News - Mar 26, 2007

2006

The Age of Autism: Amish Genes
United Press International (UPI) - Nov 5, 2005


HapMap Catalogue of Human Genetic Variation Published
Bio-IT World - Oct 26, 2005


Students Learn about Life Sciences 
Picayune-Times - Oct 26, 2006


Biologists Want to Drop the Word 'Cloning'
New Scientist - Oct 21, 2006


Advocates Demand CMS Rulemaking on Genetic Testing Labs
Inside CMS - Oct 19, 2006


DNA Bus Rolls into Gulf Coast
Wired News - Oct 18, 2006


DNA, Race, and a New Era in Medicine
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA) - Sept 1, 2006


Teen Draws on Health Issues for Essay Prize 
The Columbus Dispatch - Apr 30, 2006


Genomic Researchers Head to New England Schools for National DNA Day: Celebration Encourages Exploration of Genomic Careers
NIH News - Apr 17, 2006


Soon: A Dyslexia Test
Suite101.com - Feb 17, 2006


New Tools Highlighted at ASHG Conference Stimulating Discovery and Accelerating R&D
Genetic Engineering News - Jan 1, 2006

1999-2005

Gene May Be Linked to Dyslexia: Gap in Gene May Hinder the Brain's Normal Pathways for Reading 
CBS News - Oct 28, 2005


Scientists Tie Two Additional Genes to Dyslexia 
The New York Times - Oct 27, 2005


Geneticists Map What Makes Us Different
The Boston Globe - Oct 27, 2005


Shortcut in Search for Genes: Map of Variations Tracks the 0.1% Setting Us Apart
Orlando Sentinel - Oct 27, 2005


NHGRI Director Receives Award from American Society of Human Genetics
NIH/DIR News - Oct 24, 2005


Robert H. Waterston, a Pioneer and Leader in Gene Mapping and DNA Sequencing, Wins International Genetics Prize 
PR Newswire/Peter Gruber Foundation - Jun 28, 2005


Tracing Human Migration
The Journal News - Apr 13, 2005


Virtual Celebration Encourages Exploration of Genomic Careers
RxPG News - Apr 8, 2005


Students to Chat Online with Leading Genome Researchers for National DNA Day
NIH News - Apr 5, 2005


NHGRI at ASHG, Collins Reports on Sequencing, Haplotypes, More
Genome Technology - Jan/Feb 2005


Charting Patterns Is Important First Step
The Washington Times - Jan 23, 2005


Family Health History Good Clue to Your Risk of Disease
The Gazette - Jan 10, 2005


King for a Year: Mary-Claire King Discusses Breast Cancer Research, Complex Traits, and Human Rights
Bio-IT World - Nov 14, 2004


NHGRI Scientists Return to the Classroom for Second Annual National DNA Day
Medical News Today - Apr 22, 2004


NHGRI Scientist Named 2004 President-Elect of American Society of Human Genetics
NIH News - Oct 2002


Human Genome Project Honored by American Society of Human Genetics' Allan Award
NIH News - Oct 2000


 Human Genetics Meeting: NPR Morning Report from ASHG Annual Meeting
National Public Radio (NPR) - Oct 22, 1999


 Genetics Conference: NPR Morning Report from ASHG Annual Meeting
National Public Radio (NPR) - Oct 20, 1999

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