This Week in Nature

In online, advance issue of Nature this week, University of Cambridge microbiologist Sharon Peacock argues for the use of DNA sequencing to track and treat drug-resistant bacterial infections. By sequencing the genomes of pathogens obtained from patients, clinicians can determine which drugs will be effective.

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Under a proposed spending bill, the US National Institutes of Health would see an additional $3 billion in funding.

Researchers from the University of Oxford and the University of Sydney sequenced numerous platypus genomes to study their population history.

Robert Redfield, the new pick to lead the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has faced criticism for some of his work.

In Nature this week: sequenced genomes of five additional Neanderthals, and more.