Superior Supervisors?

Over at The Scientist, Edyta Zielinska examines whether women make more effective lab leaders than men, or if they are more critical of female subordinates — and therefore poorer mangers. In referencing a 2009 New York Times article, "No Doubts: Women are Better Managers," Zielinska says that in the lab setting, this may "possibly" hold true.

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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.