This Week in Nature

In a paper published online in advance in Nature this week, a public-private collaboration in Germany reports its "global quantification of mammalian gene expression control" by simultaneously measuring "absolute mRNA and protein abundance and turnover by parallel metabolic pulse labeling for more than 5,000 genes in mammalian cells." The team also reports a genome-scale prediction of synthesis rates for mRNAs and proteins.

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The Associated Press reports that the US government wasted $341,000 on travel by former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.

Women who post YouTube science videos get more critical comments and more comments about their appearance than male video hosts, the New York Times reports.

The Wall Street Journal writes that participating in genetic research brings up the specter of past research ethics lapses for some African Americans.

In PLOS this week: sequences influencing yeast prion aggregation or degradation, dengue virus genetic variants affect transmission dynamics, and more.