This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, and elsewhere demonstrate the feasibility of adding in or removing specific sequences in human immune CD4+ T cells using a CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing system.

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Consulting company McKinsey says diagnostics companies will have to combine genomic data analysis, electronic medical records, effective reimbursement strategies, and regulatory compliance in order to win.

A new report has found that researchers in Africa are still heavily dependent on funding from organizations in the US, Europe, and China, Nature News says.

An article in The Atlantic argues that the progress being made in science isn't keeping pace with the money and time being spent on research.

In Science this week: a CRISPR screen identifies sideroflexin 1 as a requisite component of one-carbon metabolism, and more.