This Week in Science

In Science Translational Medicine this week, a team of researchers from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital publish the first study to use PET imaging to visualize epigenetic activity in the living human brain. To perform their study, the investigators created an imaging probe that selectively binds to certain members of the HDAC family of epigenetic enzymes the brain.

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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.