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.
An opinion piece in the New York Times urges lawmakers to keep genetic protections in place.
Research funding in Canada is to remain mostly the same, ScienceInsider reports.
In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation embarks on an open-access publishing path.