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This Week in PNAS

In the PNAS Early Edition this week, researchers at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and the National Cancer Institute describe how, through their investigation of the structure of murine leukemia virus RNA, they identified a "high-affinity Gag recognition structure" that mediates the packaging of the retroviral genome.

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In PLOS this week: genetic study of breast cancer in Egyptian families, mutations linked to cleft lip and palate, and more.

Council Bluffs, Iowa, schools are encouraging more girls to pursue STEM courses, according to the Associated Press.

Because of new open-access requirements, Gates Foundation-funded researchers can't publish in some top journals, Nature News reports.

In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.