This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, an international research team reports using the genome-editing technology CRISPR/Cas9 to correct a disease-causing mutation in pre-implantation human embryos. In their study, the reseachers focused on a gene called MYBPC3, which is mutated in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).

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The Associated Press reports that the US government wasted $341,000 on travel by former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.

Women who post YouTube science videos get more critical comments and more comments about their appearance than male video hosts, the New York Times reports.

The Wall Street Journal writes that participating in genetic research brings up the specter of past research ethics lapses for some African Americans.

In PLOS this week: sequences influencing yeast prion aggregation or degradation, dengue virus genetic variants affect transmission dynamics, and more.