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In this week's Science, scientists from the University of Glasgow report the creation of a computer model that uses genomic data to investigate outbreaks of RNA virus infections. They created a dataset containing the genome sequences of more than 500 single-stranded RNA viruses to which they applied machine learning to build models that predict the animal reservoirs and arthropod vectors of the pathogens.

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The chief executive of the National Health Service in England is to call for tumor-agnostic drugs to be "fast-tracked," according to the Times.

Researchers in Australia are sequencing the Wollemi pine tree to try to protect it from extinction, Australia's ABC News reports.

Computerworld ranks Illumina as one of the top midsize organizations to work at in IT.

In Genome Research this week: links between biological aging and mutations affecting epigenetic regulators; long-read sequencing-based strategy to map chromatin accessibility; and more.