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You'll Find Yourself Singing Along

With the blog Personal Genome's new web design comes a can't-miss theme song: Jonathan Coulter's "That Spells DNA."  We never thought we'd hear a song with the words "thymine," "messenger RNA," or "ribosome" in it, but there you go. Beware, though -- the song is catchy and you might find yourself humming "Each cell has a nucleus, each nucleus has chromosomes/And DNA, baby, that spells DNA" all day long.

The Scan

Could Cost Billions

NBC News reports that the new Alzheimer's disease drug from Biogen could cost Medicare in the US billions of dollars.

Not Quite Sent

The Biden Administration likely won't meet its goal of sending 80 million SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses abroad by the end of the month, according to the Washington Post.

DTC Regulation Proposals

A new report calls on UK policymakers to review direct-to-consumer genetic testing regulations, the Independent reports.

PNAS Papers on Mosquito MicroRNAs, Acute Kidney Injury, Trichothiodystrophy

In PNAS this week: microRNAs involved in Aedes aegypti reproduction, proximal tubule cell response to kidney injury, and more.