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Researchers from Canada and the US report on findings from an effort to characterize functional genomic features in breast cancer cell lines. Using small hairpin RNA-based dropout screens, the team searched for mutations involved in breast cancer survival or proliferation in 77 breast cancer cell lines.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.