This Week in PNAS

Francis Collins and colleagues from the National Human Genome Research Institute, the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, the University of California, San Francisco, and the US Department of Energy's Joint Genome Institute report on a role for so-called stretch enhancers in cell type-specific gene expression.

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CNN reports that researchers have tied a new variant to opioid addiction risk.

Organoids derived from patients' tumors may help determine what chemotherapy treatment patients would benefit from, according to New Scientist.

An initiative from GenomeAsia 100K hopes to increase the number of South Asians in genetic research, according to NBC News.

In Science this week: genomic analysis of ancient and modern horses indicates population turnover, and more.