NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - An international team of researchers, led by the US National Institutes of Health’s National Human Genome Research Institute, the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in England, and the Shenzhen branch of the Beijing Genomics Institute in China will sequence at least 1,000 genomes using new DNA sequencing technologies, the consortium said this week.
 

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.