This Week in PNAS

In the early, online version of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, an international team led by investigators in Australia and France report on loci linked to differences in flowering time and photoperiod in domestic legumes relative to their wild counterparts. Through quantitative trait locus analyses on wild and domestic pea and lentil lines, the team tracked down two sites in the genome with ties to photoperiod response.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Two new Reproducibility Project: Cancer Biology studies have largely reproduced the original findings, ScienceInsider reports.

DNA fingerprinting could catch some sample mix-ups at pathology labs, the New York Times says.

In Cell this week: DNA methylation and T cell exhaustion, longevity in C. elegans, and more.

A Maryland police department has turned to DNA phenotyping to develop a suspect sketch, WJLA reports.