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"The publication in this issue of the research paper 'Airborne transmission of influenza A/H5N1 virus between ferrets,' plus its newer companion 'The potential for respiratory droplet-transmissible A/H5N1 influenza virus to evolve in a mammalian host,' marks the end of more than eight months of widely reported controversy over whether some of the data now freely accessible should be withheld in the public interest,"

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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.