This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, members of the Anopheles gambiae 1000 Genomes Consortium present a genomic analysis of A. gambiae and A. coluzzii mosquitos — the two primary malaria hosts in Africa. The researchers sequenced 765 specimens of the two species from 15 locations across eight African countries featuring a range of ecologies.

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University of California, San Diego, researchers have developed a gene drive to control a fruit-destroying fly.

A new study of a β-thalassemia gene therapy appears promising, according to NPR.

In Nature this week: hair color genes, hybridization between 13-year and 17-year cicadas, and more.

Futurism writes that gene doping could be the next generation of cheating in sports.