This Week in Science

In Science this week: patterns of gene expression among ocean microbes, and more.

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Editors -- Re this part:

Editors -- Re this part: "...hamper the epidermal barrier and immune response in the skin, prompting colonized by bacteria, fungi, or viruses" -- that's not what I get out of this portion of the GenomeWeb Daily News article:

"... the precise set was somewhat different, the researchers reported, suggesting eczema spurs a more acute immune reaction. That immune response, coupled with skin dryness and a breakdown in the skin's barrier, resembles responses that have been detected in microbe-colonized skin, Eyerich noted."