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In a paper published online in advance in Nature this week, a team led by investigators at the University of Copenhagen presents evidence to suggest TET1 has a role in transcriptional repression, such that it "binds a significant proportion of Polycomb group target genes" and also "associates and co-localizes with the SIN3A co-repressor complex." As a result of its investigation, the team suggests that TET1 "contributes to the regulation of DNA methylation fidelity" by opposing ab

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Australia will not be regulating gene editing of plants, animals, and human cell lines as long as no new genetic material is incorporated, reports Nature News.

The Washington Post reports that the US Department of Agriculture told its researchers to label peer-reviewed articles as "preliminary" work.

Researchers have sequenced the genomes of both the coast redwood and the giant sequoia, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

In PNAS this week: study of epigenetic patterns in mammalian eggs, clonal expansion patterns in CD8+ T cells, and more.