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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Customers might want to consider what they might learn about their risk of diseases like Alzheimer's before snagging the genetic testing kits that are on many gift guides this year, NJ.com writes.

The Wall Street Journal reports there is uncertainty surrounding whether He Jiankui's embryo editing did what he said it did.

Stat News reports that the pause on procuring fetal tissue for intramural US National Institutes of Health research will soon affect additional labs there.

In Nature this week: genomic analysis of the invasive fall webworm, amp of constrained coding regions within the human genome, and more.