This Week in Nature

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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Magdalena Skipper, the incoming editor-in-chief of Nature, speaks with NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday.

Genetic genealogy has led to an arrest in another cold case, dating back to 1987.

In PLOS this week: mutation in second gene widens clinical symptoms of people with ADD3 mutations, comparative genomic analysis of Pseudovibrio, and more.

Wired reports that 23andMe is trying to bolster its outside collaborations.