In Nature Genetics this week, a multi-institute team of Chinese researchers publish a draft genomic sequence for the tapeworm E. granulosus, which is responsible for the chronic cyst-forming disease hydatidosis in its human hosts.
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Researchers in China have generated mouse pups from same-sex parents, according to Scientific American.
Two research teams find a role for PIEZO2 in touch sensitivity after injury and inflammation.
The South China Morning Post reports that Hong Kong plans to add HK$20 billion (US$2.6 billion) to a research endowment.
In Science this week: open genetic genealogy databases can lead to the identification of individuals who have not sought testing, and more.