Just more than a quarter of people have heard of the term 'personalized medicine,' according to a recent survey conducted by GfK Bridgehead, a market research firm. Additionally, as Ed Silverman at Pharmalot notes, many people think that such tailored treatments will lead to a rise in healthcare costs.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

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

An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.