This Week in Science

In Science this week, a team led by University of Toronto researchers reported on an approach for characterizing the in vivo response of cells to perturbation by small molecules. Using a yeast chemogenomics platform that quantifies the requirement of genes for resistance to a compound in vivo, they profiled some 3,250 small molecules in a systematic and unbiased manner.

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A former Synthetic Genomics attorney alleges that the firm discriminated against her and other female employees, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Due to privacy and lab certification questions, the planned giveaway of Orig3n testing kits at a Baltimore Ravens game was suspended.

Alnylam reports positive results from its phase 3 clinical trial of an RNAi-based drug, according to Stat News.

In Cell this week: adult mesenchymal cell populations in mouse lung, genetic diversity in HPV16 and cancer risk protection, and more.