At Genetic Future, Daniel discusses a letter published in last week's Nature in which Kenneth Kosik and Francisco Lopera argue that, unlike a previous Nature article suggests, not all people are resilient when faced with bleak genetic test results, and the authors give an example of a man who stated he would shoot himself in the head if he knew he had the variant for Alz

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.