This Week in Science

In a book review, Sydney Brenner looks at James Watson's "Avoid Boring People," looking in particular at the lessons Watson professes to have learned along the way. (Unfortunately, GTO can think of a lesson or two that could have come a lot sooner to Jim.)

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The Atlantic reports that genetic counselors are coping with an influx of patients seeking advice on their direct-to-consumer genetic test results.

A small study finds differences between three genomic prostate cancer tests, Medscape reports.

In Nature this week: shared genetic architecture for asthma and allergic diseases, and more.

A survey of Canadians finds them to be divided on genetically modified food, the Ottawa Citizen reports.