This Week in Science

Drawing on a survey conducted by the US National Science Foundation, the Commission on Professionals in Science and Technology ranked undergraduate institutions by the number their former students who went on to receive PhDs from US institutions in 2006. The leader was Tsinghua University, followed by Peking University. The University of California, Berkeley was third, and Seoul National University placed fourth.

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A new analysis examines the gender gap among paper authors in the sciences and says it may take decades or more to close.

Researchers have uncovered signals of selection that may enable the Bajau people to free five hundreds of feet deep, Reuters reports.

In Science this week: paternally inherited cis-regulatory structural variants in autism, and more.

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.