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You're As Old As You Feel. Really.

A Wired post explores the difference between chronological and biological age. It takes a look at several studies that try to correlate age with various biomarkers, though finding true age is hard because people age at different rates. Says the post, "While dozens of biomarkers are correlated with age ... none of them is a good enough match to provide full-proof age determination. The same holds true for even the most advanced genomic expression studies."

The Scan

Billions for Antivirals

The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports.

NFT of the Web

Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports.

23andMe on the Nasdaq

23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported.

Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer

In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.