About Half

Half of women working in science, technology, engineering, and math jobs say they've experienced gender discrimination at work, according to a new survey conducted by the Pew Research Center. By comparison, 41 percent of women in non-STEM jobs reported experiencing gender discrimination at work.

The center surveyed 4,914 US adults, including 2,344 STEM workers.

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Researchers hope to tease out the signature effects that different carcinogens leave on the genome to determine their contributions to disease, Mosaic reports.

An Imperial College London-led team reports that it was able to use a gene drive to control a population of lab mosquitos.

The Wall Street Journal looks into the cost of new gene therapies.

In PNAS this week: genomic effects of silver fox domestication, limited effect of mitochondrial mutations on aging in fruit flies, and more.