Which Is It?

Big science can lead to big reactions, and Greg Miller at Wired has put together a poll comparing reactions to the announcement of the Human Genome project to those in response to the new brain mapping initiative, conveniently called BRAIN.

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Researchers test gene therapy targeting a different cancer protein in a new trial, the New York Times reports.

Pennsylvania State University researchers found that salivary microRNAs could predict which kids would have longer concussion symptoms, according to NPR.

The Associated Press reports Alex Azar, the new Department of Health and Human Services secretary nominee, made millions of dollars as a pharmaceutical executive.

In PNAS this week: immune profiling of breast cancer, transposable element patterns in rice, and more.