This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, Australian researchers explore potential contributions that trans-chromosomal interactions may make to immune system development in mammalian cells. Using HiC chromosome conformation capture, the team tallied up chromosome interactions in mouse and human immune cells — namely, CD4+ T cells, CD8+ T cells, and B cells.

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.