This Week in PNAS

A team of Chinese researchers used a bioinformatics-based approach to examine splicing patterns within triple-negative breast cancer. In their report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the researchers write that they uncovered a unique splicing pattern within basal-like breast cancer that is mediated by TDP43, the expression of which is linked to poor prognosis in triple-negative breast cancer. Its loss, they report, inhibits tumor progression.

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Cancer researcher Alan Rabson has died at 92, the New York Times reports.

As the National Guideline Clearinghouse goes dark, the ECRI Institute says it will pick up the slack.

In Genome Research this week: sequencing method examines proteins parasite uses to evade immune system, L1 insertions in cancer, and more.

The Atlantic reports on private Facebook support groups for people who receive unexpected parentage results from direct-to-consumer genetic tests.