This Week in Science

This week's Science is no stranger to systems biology. Stanford's Rick Myers and Caltech's Barbara Wold developed a large-scale chromatin immunoprecipitation assay (ChIPSeq) based on direct ultrahigh-throughput DNA sequencing to map, in vivo, all the binding sites (1946 total) of a transcription factor known as neuron-restrictive silencer factor (NSRF).

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.