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This Week in Science

In Science this week: bread wheat genome, regulation of gene drives, and more.

This Means War

With a multi-pronged approach, the UK has declared war on antibiotic resistance.

Preparing for the Data Flood

The US Food and Drug Administration has a cloud-based tool to help deal with next-generation sequencing data.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: bull genomes, and more.

Without Consent

Indiana has stored millions of newborn samples for possible research use without permission.

The Blinded Reviewer

Some journals are exploring double-blind review of manuscripts in a bid to increase fairness and diversity.

New Science Minister

Greg Clark is the new UK universities and science minister.

This Week in Genome Biology

In Genome Biology this week: mammalian miRNA editing, breakpoint prediction method, and more.

But Does It Explain the Shared 'Top Chef' Obsession?

A study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds friends share similar genotypes.

Looking for 'Teeth'

In an op-ed, the Retraction Watch founders call for greater authority for the US Office of Research Integrity.

Called Back Up

The US is reconvening its National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity, but is replacing nearly half its members.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: omic approach to find species to detoxify the environment, plastome comparisons, and more.

CDC Takes Action

The recent revelations of serious mishaps and mix-ups with pathogens have led CDC to take action.