That Intangible Thing

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 6 – There is a Hindu tenet that says that destruction is needed for creation to begin. In a small section of the formerly dot-com-booming SOMA district here, Structural Genomix’s computational arm is growing in the hip digs once occupied by dot-com victim Quokka, a now-defunct sports web broadcaster.

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The US National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration have proposed changing gene therapy oversight, the Associated Press reports.

Nature News reports that the Salk Institute has asked for the scope of a gender discrimination lawsuit brought against it to be narrowed.

CNBC reports that the sequencing startup Veritas aims to sequence individuals who fall at extremes.

In PLOS this week: genotyping of indigenous North African goats, program to simulate evolve and resequencing studies, and more.