This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, a University of Copenhagen-led team reports the sequencing and analysis of the genomes of ancient humans from Eurasia, revealing clues about population history in the region, and that the hepatitis B virus has likely infected humans living in this part of the world for thousands of years.

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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.