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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The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.