Its Own Version

Ontario has been dealing with its own measles outbreak, and genotyping of the virus circulating there indicates that it's one that hasn't been identified before in Canada, the CBC reports.

The National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg says that the strains recovered in Ontario all belong to the D4 genotype, which is similar to, though not the same as, the one going around in Europe.

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US News & World Report writes that genetic testing of lung tumors can help identify treatments for patients.

A team of researchers plans to sample Loch Ness for environmental DNA, according to Newsweek.

The New York Times writes about the appearance of mosaicism in healthy people.

In PNAS this week: insecticide resistance patterns Anopheles gambiae mosquito, transcriptome patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa during infection, and more.