This Week in Science

In Science this week, a University of Melbourne-led team reports data showing parasites that develop resistance to the antimalarial agent atovaquone are unable to pass that resistance to their offspring. Since mutations in the gene cytochrome b (cytB) are known to promote drug resistance, the investigators focused on three atovaquone-resistant strains of a malarial parasite that infects rodents, each with a different cytB mutation.

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The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, says.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.