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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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.