This Week in Science

In this week's Science, the journal issues an erratum to the October 2015 report, "Ancient Ethiopian genome reveals extensive Eurasian admixture throughout the African continent." According to the notice, the paper's results were affected by a bioinformatics error that overestimated the geographic extent of the genetic impact of a historic migration into East Africa from Western Eurasia.

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A fire at a Manchester hospital may have destroyed lab equipment and data, the Guardian reports.

Researchers generate a genetic database from skeletal remains from the 1845 Franklin Expedition to the Arctic, Live Science reports.

Researchers in China have begun another trial using CRISPR/Cas9 approaches in cancer patients, according to the Wall Street Journal.

In Science this week: human DNA found in sediments from archeological sites lacking bones, and more.