A story in Wired looks at the possibility of human cloning. In a study led by Robert Lanza, scientific director of Advanced Cell Technologies, he showed that the genes turned on in normal human embryos are the same genes turned on in human clones.
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NPR reports that Turkish high school students will no longer study evolution.
Researchers report they sequenced and identified plant species in an "al fresco" laboratory.
An Australian team searches for genetic alterations linked to depression in hopes of developing personalized treatments, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.
In PNAS this week: host contributors to typhoid fever risk, effects of obesity-related variants near TMEM18, and more.