This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, an international team of scientists reports the whole-genome landscape of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PanNETs), defining their molecular pathology and identifying genetic events characterizing their pathogenesis. The researchers performed whole-genome sequencing of 102 primary PanNETs and uncovered a number of mutational signatures, including a greater than expected number of germline mutations.

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The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.