The vice president who oversaw health-related projects at Google is leaving his post, reports the Wall Street Journal. According to a Google spokesperson, Adam Bosworth "has decided to pursue other opportunities" right as the prospect of online medical information data and related health information is coming closer to reality.

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.