Go Out and Get It

At the American Chemical Society's Careers blog, Consultant Lisa Balbes says that it's up to job candidates to "take charge of your training." Balbes says that "it used to be that companies would hire capable, accomplished people and then train them on how to do the job." However, ACS Career Consultant John Borchardt said at a recent meeting that "companies are much less willing to tolerate employees' learning curves." To that end, it's up to job candidates "to determine what important sk

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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.