This Week in Nature

In Nature Communications this week, a team led by researchers from Warwick University report the results of a genomic analysis of individuals from the 18th century infected with tuberculosis, which revealed new insight into the evolution of the disease.

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Jay Shendure and his colleagues have developed a new method to more comprehensively identify human cell types, the NY Times reports.

Researchers in the UK and Japan have shown that infertility in mice with three sex chromosomes can be overcome, according to the Guardian.

China is embracing preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Nature News reports. 

In PLOS this week: host genetic factors associated with cervical neoplasia progression, population patterns for an ancient flowering rainforest plant, and more.