This Week in PNAS

In the early, online version of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers from Dartmouth College and the University of California, Riverside, explore drug resistance evolution in previously untreated Candida lusitaniae fungus during infection in a single individual with cystic fibrosis. Using whole-genome sequencing, drug sensitivity assays, and/or other approaches, the team assessed hundreds of C.

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.