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Harvard Medical School has launched a new program, the Initiative in Systems Pharmacology, which In the Pipeline's Derek Lowe describes as "a big initiative in systems biology, which is an interdisciplinary opportunity if there ever was one." Harvard says the new initiative is part of the medical school's Program in Translational Science and Therapeutics, and that its two main go

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In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.