This Week in Science

In Science this week, a group of Chinese researchers presents the 3D structure of a yeast spliceosome at near-atomic resolution, providing a framework for investigating the mechanisms that underlie mRNA splicing. Using single particle, cryo-electron microscopy, the researchers revealed the overall structure of the spliceosome and its protein components.

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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.