This Week in Science

"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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The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.

In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.