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In PNAS this week, University of Oxford researchers present their replication and segregation of an Escherichia coli chromosome with two replication origins. The team constructed E. coli cells with two wild-type origins separated by one megabase. "Productive bidirectional replication initiated synchronously at both spatially separate origins.

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Researchers have developed a robotic lab assistant, the Verge reports.

CBC News reports Canada's Supreme Court is to rule on the constitutionality of the country's genetic non-discrimination law today.

The Associated Press reports the World Health Organization is sending experts to China to investigate the animal source of SARS-CoV-2.

In Science this week: atlas of affected cell populations in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, and more.