NEW YORK, March 5 - They're at it again.

The long-simmering struggle over two competing versions of the human genome erupted in print again on Tuesday as the backers of the publicly funded Human Genome Project lobbed fresh accusations that Celera's sequence leaned too heavily on public data.

 

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The US Food and Drug Administration has new guidelines that enable some gene and cell therapies to undergo expedited review, according to the New York Times.

Using gene drives to control invasive species might be too risky, an initial advocate of the approach says.

Researchers have grown tumors in 3D cell cultures to better understand cancer, the Economist reports.

In Science this week: intellectual property experts argue patent battles such as the one over CRISPR are wasteful, and more.