By Matt Jones

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The final pieces of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) that deal with employee rights and employer practices have been finalized by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and will be put in place in January 2010, according to the EEOC.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

New results from the NASA Twins Study indicate that the immune system may rev up when in space, the Washington Post reports.

Kelvin Droegemeier, the new science advisor, spoke at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, Geekwire reports.

In PNAS this week: whole-genome assembly for the white shark, paper-based microfluidic method for detecting the malaria parasite, and more.

The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.