This Week in PNAS

A Yale University-led team used data collected over more than three decades for the Framingham Heart Study to look at how factors such as an individual's age and year of birth influence the association between body mass index and an obesity-related variant in the FTO gene.

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NPR reports that researchers in Italy are testing a gene drive aimed at controlling mosquito populations.

Researchers may experience the effects of the government shutdown for a while, the Los Angeles Times reports.

A new study finds that the majority of patients at a Tijuana clinic received a diagnosis after first-line genome sequencing, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

In Genome Biology this week: post-transcriptional modification-based stratification of glioblastoma, single-cell analysis of gene expression and methylation in human iPSCs, and more.