This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, bioethicist Nita Farahany and geneticist Robert Green argue that there is no evidence that consumer genetic testing causes distress, making the US Food and Drug Administration's recent order that direct-to-consumer testing firm 23andMe stop marketing its personal genomics services unwarranted.

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Rare gene mutations are guiding the search for drugs to manage chronic pain without opioids, according to CNBC.

The new Francis Crick Institute building can get too noisy for some researchers to concentrate, according to the Guardian.

CBS News reports that there are still many vacancies at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, but that it's uncertain whether they will be filled.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: pipeline to analyze and visualize bacterial genomes, database of global set of human genomes, and more.