NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – To get the best results with CRISPR/Cas9, researchers should target genomic loci with fewer nucleosomes, according to a study published last week in eLife.

Scientists from the University of California, Berkeley and the University of California, San Francisco described how the most active guide RNAs (gRNAs) targeted genomic regions with low nucleosome occupancy.

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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.

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