This Week in Science

In Science this week, an international research team led by investigators at the New York University School of Medicine reports that the "overall elongation rate of transcription is tightly controlled by the rate of translation," and that there is an inverse correlation between the rate of transcription and the number of rare codons in a gene.

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NPR reports that with medical data being big business, some companies want to get patients involved.

The Asbury Park Press reports on the startup Genomic Prediction's test to determine an embryo's risk of disease.

In PNAS this week: optical mapping allows glimpse of structural variants, disease-linked GATA2 mutations boosts its protein activity, and more.

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.