[LONDON] Nobel prize-winning British scientist Sir John Sulston, a leading figure in the race to decipher the human genome, has died at the age of 75, the institute he founded said Friday.

SCIENTISTS used a portable device no bigger than a cellphone to sequence the most complete human genome ever assembled with a single technology, according to a study published on Monday.

[PARIS] Scientists used a portable device no bigger than a cellphone to sequence the most complete human genome ever assembled with a single technology, according to a study published Monday.