While the US government invested a hefty sum — $14.5 billion between 1988 and 2012 — in the Human Genome Project, it has reaped $59 billion in tax revenue and $965 billion in economic impact, Bloomberg reports.
Registering provides access to this and other free content.
Already have an account?Login Now.
In a blog post, Brigham and Women's Hospital's Robert Green discusses "predispositional personal genome sequencing."
Stat News reports that there's muted opposition to the Kuwaiti DNA database law.
In Science this week: global genetic diversity map, and more.
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics identifies ethical questions to explore surrounding genome editing.