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In a paper published online in advance in Nature this week, a research collaboration headed up by investigators at Children's Hospital Boston shows that somatic TET2 mutations, which are common in myelodysplastic syndromes, compromise catalytic activity in the conversion of 5-methylcytosine to 5-hydroxymethylcytosine in DNA.

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An opinion piece in the New York Times urges lawmakers to keep genetic protections in place.

Research funding in Canada is to remain mostly the same, ScienceInsider reports.

In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation embarks on an open-access publishing path.