This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature Biotechnology, a team of researchers from industry and academia report on the discovery of a small number of people within a large-scale genomic analysis who remain healthy despite carrying genetic mutations linked to severe childhood diseases. The findings, which come as part of a pilot study for the ongoing Resilience Project, suggest that the link between genetics and disease may be more complicated than previously thought.

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In a survey, about half of Canadian government scientists say they still feel as though they cannot speak freely, ScienceInsider reports.

Clinicians in China are moving ahead with a number of CRISPR trials, NPR reports, as the US embarks on its first.

The Atlantic reports that biohacker Josiah Zayner regrets injecting himself with the CRISPR gene-editing tool on stage.

In Nature this week: genomic approaches applied to study Neolithic and Bronze Age Europeans, and more.