This Week in Science

In this week's Science, intellectual property experts from Duke University and Arizona State University discuss the downsides of overly broad technology patents, using CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing as a case study. They discuss the ongoing litigation between the University of California and the Broad Institute over inventorship of CRISPR, arguing that such patent battles are wasteful.

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CNN reports that researchers have tied a new variant to opioid addiction risk.

Organoids derived from patients' tumors may help determine what chemotherapy treatment patients would benefit from, according to New Scientist.

An initiative from GenomeAsia 100K hopes to increase the number of South Asians in genetic research, according to NBC News.

In Science this week: genomic analysis of ancient and modern horses indicates population turnover, and more.