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In Science this week: genetic and epidemiological study tracking recent Brazilian yellow fever outbreak, and more.

The firm said it will use the funds to build its IP portfolio, expand its team, and develop an infrastructure for partners to build on its CRISPR platform.

In Cell this week: structural variants affecting regulatory loci in prostate cancer, immune features in the breast cancer microenvironment, and more.

A new paper critiques the analysis and conclusions of the Atacama mummy genome sequencing study.

The researchers said their method for mapping genetic interactions can serve as a blueprint for mapping the genetic landscape of human cells.

One study characterized an allele linked to aggressive prostate cancer, while the other explored the range of structural variations within metastatic disease.

Many Choices

CNBC reports that there are thousands of genetic tests available for consumers to chose between.

Quick Cell Edits

Researchers have developed a way to quickly edit white blood cells, according to the New York Times.

Researchers characterized genetic, transcriptomic, and clinical features in advanced prostate cancers that emerged from treatment.

New genetic studies are providing insights into the molecular changes that occur as benign moles transition to melanoma and spread to other parts of the body by metastasis.

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Researchers uncovered the HIV virus within a tissue sample collected in 1966, the Atlantic reports.

Nature News reports there are a handful of clinical trials underway to evaluate vaginal microbiome seeding of newborns born via caesarian section.

The Washington Post writes that humans may have contributed to the extinction of cave bears some 20,000 years ago.

In PLOS this week: gene variant may protect against trypanosomiasis, GLIS3 role in type 2 diabetes, and more.