So Long

Joshua Sharfstein, the deputy commissioner at FDA, is leaving the agency after 21 months on the job, reports the Wall Street Journal. Sharfstein will be the new Maryland secretary of health and mental hygiene.

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Science speaks with the University of Michigan's Jedidiah Carlson, who has tracked population genetic discussions at white nationalist sites.

Gene therapies could qualify for a faster US Food and Drug Administration approval process, according to Stat News.

NPR reports that the US House of Representatives has passed a bill to enable terminally ill patients access to experimental drugs.

In Genome Research this week: inversion variants mapped in human, non-human primate genomes; transcriptome profiling of maize, sorghum; and more.