This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a University of Colorado, Argonne National Laboratory, and Northern Arizona University-led team reports on the composition and functional attributes of soil microbial communities found in a range of biomes.

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Researchers have sequenced the northern white rhinoceros to gauge whether it could be brought back from the edge of extinction, the New York Times reports.

Bavaria expands its forensic genetic analyses to include DNA phenotyping, raising discrimination concerns.

Tufts University researchers found a role for miRNA in transmitting stress between generations, the Economist reports.

In Science this week: gut microbiome influences liver cancer growth, spread; and more.