At the ACS Careers blog, consultant Lisa Balbes shares her tips for successful phone interviews. Before the interview, she says, it's essential that candidates get to know the company they are interviewing for by reading "as much as possible on their Web site" and asking around to "find out about both typical projects and the culture" there.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Alnylam's RNAi-based therapy Onpattro, according to Stat News.

Harvard Medical School's Seth Cassel and Cigall Kadoch argue in a Baltimore Sun op-ed that the recent TAILORx trial shows the potential of genomic-based medicine.

Researchers in the UK are working on using gene drives to control malaria-carrying mosquitoes, the Telegraph reports.

In PLOS this week: genetic architecture mediating gene expression, metabolomic patterns in multiple myeloma, and more.