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In Nature this week: chemical-crosslinking assisted proximity capture approach to examine chromatin architecture, and more.

A number of diagnostic labs have considered saliva-based SARS-CoV-2 testing but decided against it, while other groups continue to pursue it.

In Nature this week: the largest known collection of human genetic variants, and more.

In Genome Research this week: target-mismatched sgRNA in microbial genome editing, strategy to examine gene expression throughout the cell cycle, and more.

In Nature this week: comparative analyses of single-cell RNA sequencing protocols uncover differences between approaches, and more.

From the Depths

Researchers have sequenced the genome of the depth-dwelling giant squid.

For Later in Life

Bioethicists disagree with a research team's decision to allow the return of risk results for adult-onset conditions from a newborn sequencing project, according to Reuters.

The project is part of the Human Cell Atlas, an international effort to build reference maps of all human cell types using single-cell analysis.

A new sequencing-based method developed by Duke University's Kate Meyer is one of several that can detect RNA methylation without the use of antibodies.

In PNAS this week: induced "BRCAness" phenotype in non-small cell lung cancer, chemoproteomic profiling approach, and more.

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Novavax has begun a phase III trial of its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, according to the New York Times.

Vox reports that the Trump Administration may limit student visas for individuals from some countries to two years.

The governor of New York says the state will conduct its own review of any SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, NPR reports.

This week in Science: Neanderthal Y chromosomes replaced by Homo sapiens Y chromosomes, and more.