Jonathan Widom, a biochemist at Northwestern University has died, reports Nature. He was 55. Widom's research focused on nucleosomes, studying where nucleosomes were located and how the packaged DNA.
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A former Penn State Hershey Medical Center staffer has admitted to lying about skipping mandatory steps of genetic cancer tests he performed, the Associated Press reports.
The genome of a rare, red bat suggests that its effective population size has been in decline for thousands of years, according to a PLOS One study.
In Nature this week: investigation into the genetics of medulloblastoma, and more.
A project in the UK is to use genomic selection to speed spruce tree growth, according to Innovators Magazine.