By Doug Macron

Rosetta Genomics this week announced that it will cut almost one-fifth of its workforce, move all remaining employees to a four-day work week, and cut salaries by 20 percent across the board in a cost-cutting bid expected to reduce its monthly expenditures by 32 percent.

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An opinion piece in the Guardian argues that President Donald Trump is uninterested in science and that might not be a bad thing for the field.

The San Francisco Chronicle reports the Veterans Affairs Health System is studying whether genetic testing can help prescribe better depression therapies.

Stat News reports that Spark Therapeutics' Luxturna is now being used to treat a wider array of patients.

In Genome Biology this week: transcription factor use among brittle stars, single-cell RNA sequencing strategy, and more.

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