Dad Decodes His Son’s DNA Before Birth — And This is What He Found

Dad decode's his unborn son's DNAPhoto: Thinkstock
Razib Khan's son is just a few days old, but his future is already mapped out. Genetically speaking, that is. The baby is likely the first in the U.S. to be born healthy after having his entire genetic makeup sequenced before birth. DNA sequencing, or genome sequencing, is sometimes (but rarely) done on... read more