FOR MANY a European scientist the strong bond that exists between the American research community and industry evokes a tinge of envy. This fruitful relationship has lead to the creation of a natural flow of innovations from the ivory tower to corporate America. This infrastructure not only gives researchers an avenue to find practical applications for their scientific savvy, it can also provide a path to economic riches, even for the most scientific brain. 

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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.