This Week in PNAS

Recombination-rich regions of the bee genome with higher-than-usual levels of guanine and cytosine nucleotides contain many of the genes that are preferentially expressed by worker honeybees, according to York University researchers reporting in the early, online version of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week.

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New Mexico is re-doing its proposed science education standards after criticism, the Associated Press reports.

Agbio executives say gene editing will speed up breeding efforts, according to the Wall Street Journal.

La Trobe University's Jenny Graves has won the $250,000 Prime Minister's Prize for Science, the Guardian reports.

In Cell this week: post-treatment changes to melanoma genome, multi-omics analysis of muscle-invasive bladder cancer, and more.