Some people just naturally lack a working copy of a gene, notes Antonio Regalado at MIT's Technology Review. Drug companies, he says, are particularly interested in some of these natural knockouts.
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Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.
Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.
Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.
In PNAS this week: influence of gene environment interactions on polygenic traits, epigenetic features affecting fruit fly foraging, and more.