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GenePeeks is planning to offer preconception genetic risk testing service for people using sperm donors to conceive to limit the risk of having a child with a genetic disease, but New Scientist notes that a patent the company received covers a broader list of traits, including non-medical ones.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.