In case you've just been nodding along like Bayblab's Bayman when people start mentioning personalized medicine, Bayman did some Googling for you. He found a definition from Andy De that says that "Personalized Medicine means knowing what works, knowing why it works, knowing who it works for and applying the knowledge for patients." To which Bayman responds, "That doesn't sound very high-tech to me.

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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.