This Week in Nature

Members of the Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Initiative present a detailed look at the genetic and phenotypic variability in human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs). They generated, genotyped, and phenotyped 711 iPSC lines derived from 301 healthy individuals, identifying the major sources of genetic and phenotypic variation in these cells and establishing their suitability as models of complex human traits and cancer.

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The apple has traveled westward and eastward along the Silk Road, according to a new genetic analysis.

In Nature this week: GWAS data used to reposition drugs for psychiatric use, and more.

Genetic disease risk information doesn't always spur people to make healthy lifestyle changes, according to the Associated Press.

A University of California, San Diego-led team has used liquid biopsies to uncover possible treatments for patients with cancers of unknown primary.