A new study traces the possible origin of some human papillomavirus 16 (HPV16) lineages, some of which are oncogenic, to Neanderthals or Denisovans, Vox reports.
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Researchers report that deleting one gene from butterflies affects their wing coloration patterns, according to the Washington Post.
The Seattle Times writes that pharmacogenomics testing can help choose medications that may work best for people with depression.
In PNAS this week: genome sequencing of weevil symbionts, retinoid X receptor deletion in lung cancer metastasis, and more.
Sequencing could help combat foodborne illnesses, according to a blog post by Food and Drug Administration officials.