This Week in Science

In this week's Science, researchers from the Broad Institute report a new version of the genome-editing technology CRISPR that targets RNA rather than DNA. Unlike traditional CRISPR systems that use Cas9 to cleave target DNA, the new approach — called REPAIR — uses Cas13b fused to the adenosine deaminase domain of ADAR2 to achieve precise A to I edits.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.