This week, The Economist details the efforts of investigators who aim to find the biological basis for organizational behavior in the workplace. "To do so, they will need to weave together several disparate strands of the subject — genetics, endocrinology, molecular biology, and even psychology. If that works, the resulting mixture may provide a new set of tools for the hard-pressed business manager," according to the article.

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A fire at a Manchester hospital may have destroyed lab equipment and data, the Guardian reports.

Researchers generate a genetic database from skeletal remains from the 1845 Franklin Expedition to the Arctic, Live Science reports.

Researchers in China have begun another trial using CRISPR/Cas9 approaches in cancer patients, according to the Wall Street Journal.

In Science this week: human DNA found in sediments from archeological sites lacking bones, and more.