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This Week in Nature

In Nature Biotechnology this week, a team led by University of California, San Diego, researchers report on a new system for massively parallel polymerase cloning and genome sequencing of single cells. Despite the benefits of single-cell genome sequencing, the bias in amplifying genetic material from a single cell has been challenging, they note.

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In PLOS this week: genetic study of breast cancer in Egyptian families, mutations linked to cleft lip and palate, and more.

Council Bluffs, Iowa, schools are encouraging more girls to pursue STEM courses, according to the Associated Press.

Because of new open-access requirements, Gates Foundation-funded researchers can't publish in some top journals, Nature News reports.

In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.