The team plans to use the technique to study methylation in colorectal, breast, and endometrial cancers. The long-term goal is to use it to determine how methylation differs among cell types in mixed tissue samples.
Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.
Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.
Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.
In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.