By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute plans to fund one or two new centers that will focus on using genome-wide sequencing and other genomics studies to discover the genetic variants behind many single-gene mutation Mendelian disorders.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

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

In a survey, about half of Canadian government scientists say they still feel as though they cannot speak freely, ScienceInsider reports.

The Atlantic reports that biohacker Josiah Zayner regrets injecting himself with the CRISPR gene-editing tool on stage.

Clinicians in China are moving ahead with a number of CRISPR trials, NPR reports, as the US embarks on its first.

In Nature this week: genomic approaches applied to study Neolithic and Bronze Age Europeans, and more.