This Week in PLoS

In a PLoS One paper published this week, investigators at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia present the Dragon Database of Polymorphic Regulation of miRNA genes, or dPORE-miRNA, which aims to "facilitate the investigation of the potential effects of single nucleotide polymorphisms on miRNA gene regulation." The dPORE-miRNA database incorporates transcription factor binding site data and is freely accessible

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Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.

Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.

Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.

In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.