This Week in Nature

Members of the Tomato Genome Consortium present in Nature this week genome sequences for the inbred tomato cultivar "Heinz 1706" and its closest wild relative, Solanum pimpinellifolium, each of which they compare to the potato genome.

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Science speaks with the University of Michigan's Jedidiah Carlson, who has tracked population genetic discussions at white nationalist sites.

Gene therapies could qualify for a faster US Food and Drug Administration approval process, according to Stat News.

NPR reports that the US House of Representatives has passed a bill to enable terminally ill patients access to experimental drugs.

In Genome Research this week: inversion variants mapped in human, non-human primate genomes; transcriptome profiling of maize, sorghum; and more.