Just exactly where dogs come from isn't quite clear, but researchers are turning to genetics and other tools to sniff out where and when an ancient wolf became man's best friend, the New York Times reports.
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While gene therapies may have high price tags, they could be cheaper than the cost of managing disease, according to MIT's Technology Review.
Researchers are looking for markers that indicate which cancer patients may respond to immunotherapies, the Associated Press writes.
In Nature this week: paternal age associated with de novo mutations in children, and more.
Nature News writes that researchers are still wrangling over the role of the p-value.