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A team from Harvard and the Broad Institute documents artemisinin resistance mutations in West African isolates of the malaria-causing parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Using drug sensitivity assays, genome sequencing, gene editing, and other approaches, the researchers tracked the rise of resistance-related mutations in two culture-adapted P. falciparum isolates from Senegal that were intermittently exposed to artemisinin in the lab for up to four years.

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Researchers representing scientists and students of Chinese descent voice their concerns about recent US policies and rhetoric.

Wired reports that researchers have shown they could reprogram a DNA-based computer.

Researchers say increased diversity in genomic studies will benefit all, PBS NewsHour reports.

In Science this week: whole-genome sequencing of single sperm cells, and more.