Researchers from Japan's National Museum of Nature and Science announced this week that they sequenced the genome of a woman who lived during the Jomon period some 3,500 years to 3,800 years ago, the Japan Times reports.
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CBS This Morning highlights recent Medicare fraud involving offers of genetic testing.
Researchers find that many cancer drugs in development don't work quite how their developers thought they did, as Discover's D-brief blog reports.
Mariya Gabriel, a Bulgarian politician, is to be the next European Union research commissioner, according to Science.
In Science this week: a survey indicates that US adults are more likely to support the agricultural use of gene drives if they target non-native species and if they are limited, and more.