NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Echoing a wish that in 2008 went unfulfilled, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology has called on Capitol Hill for a boost in federal funding to the tax-backed agencies and institutes that drive research in health and medicine, agriculture, biofuels, and other biology-based endeavors.
 

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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.

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

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

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