University of Gothenberg

PCR Insider speaks to Anders Ståhlberg, a researcher at the Lundberg Laboratory for Cancer Research at the University of Gothenberg in Sweden, who uses reverse transcription quantitative real-time PCR for single-cell gene expression analysis.

Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports that a preliminary investigation has found He Jiankui performed his gene-editing work illegally.

John Mendelsohn, a former president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, has died, the New York Times reports.

Identical twins receive different estimates of ancestry from the same direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms, CBC reports.

In PNAS this week: chromosomal features of maize, adaptations in the vinous-throated parrotbill, and more.