This Week in Science

In Science this week, investigators from the University of California, San Francisco, and the Max Planck Institute report on new proteomic insights into the genome of the human cytomegalovirus. Although the HCMV genome was sequenced two decades ago, its protein-coding potential remains largely undefined.

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An opinion piece in the Guardian argues that President Donald Trump is uninterested in science and that might not be a bad thing for the field.

The San Francisco Chronicle reports the Veterans Affairs Health System is studying whether genetic testing can help prescribe better depression therapies.

Stat News reports that Spark Therapeutics' Luxturna is now being used to treat a wider array of patients.

In Genome Biology this week: transcription factor use among brittle stars, single-cell RNA sequencing strategy, and more.