Jeffrey Skolnick spent three years as director of computational and structural biology at the new Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, Mo., but even the heavy investment in resources there couldn’t keep him from his new job as director of the Center for Excellence in Bioinformatics in Buffalo, NY. When the Buffalo recruiters called, Skolnick wasn’t exactly in the market for a new job — and he didn’t go easily. “I sat down and created a quite extensive wish list for what it would take to move me,” he recalls.

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Researchers hope to tease out the signature effects that different carcinogens leave on the genome to determine their contributions to disease, Mosaic reports.

The Wall Street Journal looks into the cost of new gene therapies.

An Imperial College London-led team reports that it was able to use a gene drive to control a population of lab mosquitos.

In PNAS this week: genomic effects of silver fox domestication, limited effect of mitochondrial mutations on aging in fruit flies, and more.