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Harvard University's Erez Lieberman Aiden's love of mathematics started early, writes Brandon Keim at Wired. Aiden tells Keim — using a pot full of ramen noodles as an analogy — chromosomes in cells are tangled, globular messes, and Aiden developed Hi-C, published in Nature in 2009, to study such chromosome structure. He now plans to study how structure relates to function.

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New US Department of Commerce rules will affect supercomputing in China, according to the Wall Street Journal.

A new analysis finds that it will be more than a century until female computer scientists publish at the same rate as their male counterparts, ScienceInsider reports.

Broad Institute researchers describe an approach they've dubbed "DNA microscopy."

In PLOS this week: epigenetic changes following hepatitis C virus treatment, metagenomic analysis of Ugandan children with febrile illness, and more.