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Protein isoforms generated through alternative splicing don't always interact with the same targets, as researchers from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute report in Cell. Marc Vidal and his colleagues cloned full-length open reading frames of alternatively spliced transcripts for nearly 1,500 human genes. Then, using protein-protein interaction profiling, they compared the pairs to find that they only shared about half their targets.

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In a commentary at eLife, Brandeis University's Eve Marder calls on researchers to value and pursue truth.

Researchers have developed a way to quickly edit white blood cells, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: rice gene enables plants to grow quickly in times of flooding, and more.

Education-linked genetic variants could also predict a small portion of a person's social mobility, Newsweek reports.