This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature Biotechnology, a team of Dutch scientists report on the use of CRISPR/Cas9 in functional genetic screens for enhancer elements in the human genome. By targeting the genome-editing molecules to transcription factor binding sites in enhancer regions, the investigators were able to identify several functional enhancer elements, with two found to have roles in cancer.

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US News & World Report writes that genetic testing of lung tumors can help identify treatments for patients.

A team of researchers plans to sample Loch Ness for environmental DNA, according to Newsweek.

The New York Times writes about the appearance of mosaicism in healthy people.

In PNAS this week: insecticide resistance patterns Anopheles gambiae mosquito, transcriptome patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa during infection, and more.