NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Stocks for 'omics tools and molecular diagnostics firms climbed in September amid a general upswing for biotech stocks.

Among the 30 firms that comprise the GenomeWeb Daily News Index, only four saw a decline in their share price over the course of the month, and not a single stock was down in the double digits.

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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.