This Week in Science

In this week's Science, a University of California, Los Angeles-led team publishes a study showing that small cell neuroendocrine carcinomas (SCNCs) — highly lethal tumors that can arise from the "reprogramming" of different types of epithelial cancer, often in patients resistant to targeted therapies — have common molecular drivers.

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The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.