This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, researchers from the FANTOM consortium present two atlases of regions of the genome that control and enhance gene expression. In the first paper, scientists map transcription start sites and their usage in human and mouse primary cells, cell lines, and tissues as part of an effort to better understand transcriptional regulatory networks.

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Researchers report that deleting one gene from butterflies affects their wing coloration patterns, according to the Washington Post.

The Seattle Times writes that pharmacogenomics testing can help choose medications that may work best for people with depression.

In PNAS this week: genome sequencing of weevil symbionts, retinoid X receptor deletion in lung cancer metastasis, and more.

Sequencing could help combat foodborne illnesses, according to a blog post by Food and Drug Administration officials.