This Week in PLoS

Researchers at the Weill Cornell Medical College in New York and their colleagues this week present "an enhanced form of reduced representation bisulfite sequencing with extended genomic coverage, which [results] in greater capture of DNA methylation information of regions lying outside of traditional CpG islands." Applying this RRBS-based approach to primary human bone marrow specimens from patients with acute myelogeneous leukemia, the researchers found that "genetically distinct AML subtypes display

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.