Close Menu

New York State Assemblyman Gary Pretlow has introduced a bill that would require insurance companies in New York to provide coverage for genetic testing for people who are deemed to be at risk for contracting cancer, reports Genomics Law Report's Dan Vorhaus. The bill would also require insurance companies to cover that individual for any treatments resulting from the results of such genetic tests.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

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

Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Register for Free.

Nature News writes that additional details about the UK plan for an agency to support high-risk, high-reward science are needed.

The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized Johnson & Johnson's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine.

The Wall Street Journal writes new studies are giving glimpses into the origins of SARS-CoV-2.

In PLOS this week: analysis of Plasmodium population structure, qPCR assay to diagnose scabies, and more.