By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Danaher on Tuesday extended for a third time its cash tender offer for Beckman Coulter.

The offer to acquire all outstanding shares of Beckman Coulter is now set to expire on June 24, 5 p.m., New York City time. It had been scheduled to expire at midnight June 6.

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Technology Review reports that researchers in the US have used CRISPR to modify a number of human embryos.

By introducing genes from butterfly peas and Canterbury bells, researchers in Japan have developed a blue chrysanthemum, according to NPR.

Plant researchers plan to sequence some 10,000 samples that represent the major plant clades, ScienceInsider reports.

In Nature this week: a Danish reference genome, and more.