This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers from the University of Melbourne, the Wellcome Trust Sanger Centre, and elsewhere present findings from an analysis focused on the increasingly tricky-to-treat pathogen Klebsiella pneumoniae, which has been linked to hospital- and community-acquired infections. The team did whole-genome sequencing on 288 clinical or animal isolates of K.

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A former Synthetic Genomics attorney alleges that the firm discriminated against her and other female employees, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Due to privacy and lab certification questions, the planned giveaway of Orig3n testing kits at a Baltimore Ravens game was suspended.

Alnylam reports positive results from its phase 3 clinical trial of an RNAi-based drug, according to Stat News.

In Cell this week: adult mesenchymal cell populations in mouse lung, genetic diversity in HPV16 and cancer risk protection, and more.