Staffers at the smaller White House Office of Science and Technology Policy are without direction on how to handle government programs on topics ranging from the regulation of genetically modified organisms to science education, Nature News reports.
Registering provides access to this and other free content.
Already have an account?Login Now.
NPR reports that Turkish high school students will no longer study evolution.
Researchers report they sequenced and identified plant species in an "al fresco" laboratory.
An Australian team searches for genetic alterations linked to depression in hopes of developing personalized treatments, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.
In PNAS this week: host contributors to typhoid fever risk, effects of obesity-related variants near TMEM18, and more.