This Week in Science

In Science this week, Richard Green at the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology and his international colleagues report their draft sequence of the Neandertal genome, composed of more than four billion nucleotides from three individuals. When compared to the genomes of five present-day humans from around the globe, Green et al.

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In a survey, about half of Canadian government scientists say they still feel as though they cannot speak freely, ScienceInsider reports.

The Atlantic reports that biohacker Josiah Zayner regrets injecting himself with the CRISPR gene-editing tool on stage.

Clinicians in China are moving ahead with a number of CRISPR trials, NPR reports, as the US embarks on its first.

In Nature this week: genomic approaches applied to study Neolithic and Bronze Age Europeans, and more.