This Week in PNAS

The Max Planck Institute of Evolutionary Anthropology's Svante Pääbo and colleagues present findings from an effort to sequence DNA from two new Denisovan individuals whose ancient tooth samples were found in the same Altai mountain cave where the original Denisovan finger was discovered. The team successfully generated nuclear DNA sequences for an individual believed to be more than 50,000 years old whose mitochondrial DNA was sequenced previously.

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A new analysis examines the gender gap among paper authors in the sciences and says it may take decades or more to close.

Researchers have uncovered signals of selection that may enable the Bajau people to free five hundreds of feet deep, Reuters reports.

In Science this week: paternally inherited cis-regulatory structural variants in autism, and more.

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.