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Through a startup called FCS Technology, the team is hoping to market the platform for cancer research and, eventually, clinical diagnostic applications. 

In PNAS this week: role for Myc in alternative splicing regulation in prostate cancer, variation in methylation in Arabidopsis, and more.

In Cell this week: microinjection of CRISPR-Cas9 enables targeted mutations in Anolis, melanoma proteomic profiling, and more.

The new partnership will support the analysis of glycans in 30,000 human samples by the end of 2021.

A Wee Pale Lizard

Science reports that researchers have found a way to use CRISPR on lizard embryos.

The Poor P Value

A group of statisticians wants to eliminate researchers' reliance on 'statistical significance,' according to NPR.

In PLOS this week: genetic loci tied to chronic back pain, genetic diversity of vampire bat-borne Bartonella bacteria, and more.

The program was established to support the development and dissemination of functional genomic tools and techniques for genome manipulation in model organisms.

Using proteomic and genetic approaches, researchers identified a histone mark called lysine benzoylation that appears to be enhanced by exposure to sodium benzoate.

In Genome Biology this week: heritable DNA methylation in Arabidopsis, genetic networks linked to agronomical traits in soybean, and more.

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The Washington Post reports on researchers' efforts to determine the effect of an increasingly common SARS-CoV-2 mutation.

Florida Politics reports Florida's law barring life, long-term care, and disability insurers from using genetic information in coverage decisions went into effect at the beginning of July.

A new analysis finds a link between popular media coverage of a scientific study and how often that paper is cited.

In Nature this week: CRISPR approaches to editing plant genomes, way to speed up DNA-PAINT, and more.