The Nobel Prizes for 2013 are to be announced in October, and if you are hoping to be part of the festivities this year — or in the future — Bitesize Bio notes that recent prizes have been weighted toward innovations, not discoveries.
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This year's Breakthrough Prize winners include a pair that developed a therapy for spinal muscular atrophy.
The New York Times reports on how white supremacists misconstrue genetic research, concerning many geneticists.
Researchers find that people's genetics influence their success at university, but that it is not the only factor.
In Nature this week: approach to identify genetic variants that affect trait variability, application of read clouds to microbiome samples, and more.