This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature Communications, researchers from Washington State University report the genome of the Antarctic midge, the continent's only native insect and one known for its ability to survive freezing, desiccation, strong winds, and other harsh environmental conditions.

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A fire at a Manchester hospital may have destroyed lab equipment and data, the Guardian reports.

Researchers generate a genetic database from skeletal remains from the 1845 Franklin Expedition to the Arctic, Live Science reports.

Researchers in China have begun another trial using CRISPR/Cas9 approaches in cancer patients, according to the Wall Street Journal.

In Science this week: human DNA found in sediments from archeological sites lacking bones, and more.