This Week in Cell

A Swedish team introduces a transcriptional map representing various stages of human embryo development that provides clues to lineage specification and X chromosome dosage compensation. The researchers used single-cell RNA sequencing to profile the transcriptional landscape in more than 1,500 individual cells from 88 pre-implantation human embryos that spanned various stages of development, from the eight-cell stage to immediately pre-implantation.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.