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In a paper published online in advance in Genome Research this week, researchers at the Weizmann Institute of Science report having reconstructed the content of the CRISPR bacterial immune system in the human gut microbiomes of 124 European individuals, and then having used that "to identify a catalogue of 991 phages targeted by CRISPR across all individuals," they write.

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The European Medicines Agency recommends that a warning about the possibility of blood clots be added to the product information.

A new study finds that farmed fish have led to a decline in genetic diversity among Atlantic salmon, the Guardian reports.

According to Agence France Presse, astronauts who are to arrive soon at the International Space Station are to study the effect of microgravity on brain organoids.

In Cell this week: analysis of SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 introductions to the US, increased horizontal gene transfer higher in gut microbiomes linked to industrialization, and more.