NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The insulin metabolism pathway and others are not only regulated by — but also regulate — the circadian clock, according to a paper appearing in the advance, online edition of Cell today.

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As the UN ponders a ban on gene drives, one malaria researchers says there are less dramatic ways to fight the disease in Africa than unleashing GM mosquitoes on a whole continent.

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The United Nations is to consider a ban on field testing gene drives at a meeting being held next week, Technology Review reports.