Genomics research has generated a wealth of raw data on DNA sequencing and functional and structural genomics. This information may be used in basic research to better understand the molecular function of an organism or the genetic basis of a disease, and it has also caught the eye of the pharmaceutical industry. 

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.