NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In a paper that's scheduled to appear online this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers from the University of Washington and Seattle's Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason found evidence of genome reduction and rearrangement during development in the sea lamprey, a jawless vertebrate.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Alnylam's RNAi-based therapy Onpattro, according to Stat News.

Harvard Medical School's Seth Cassel and Cigall Kadoch argue in a Baltimore Sun op-ed that the recent TAILORx trial shows the potential of genomic-based medicine.

Researchers in the UK are working on using gene drives to control malaria-carrying mosquitoes, the Telegraph reports.

In PLOS this week: genetic architecture mediating gene expression, metabolomic patterns in multiple myeloma, and more.

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