This Week in PNAS

In the PNAS Early Edition this week, an international team led by investigators at the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology report on "whole-genome assemblies of four divergent Arabidopsis thaliana strains that complement the 125 Mb reference genome sequence released a decade ago," which they sequenced as part of the 1,001 Genomes Project.

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A genome-wide association study highlights a potential role for hair follicles in acne risk, according to New Scientist.

Newsday reports that breast cancer genetic testing guidelines for are out of date and may miss individuals.

In Cell this week: gene editing-based strategy to screen for immune system regulators, ancient plague patterns, and more.

Publication of He Jiankui's work on gene-edited infants would raise ethical concerns for journals, Wired and others report.