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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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.