This Week in PLoS

In PLoS ONE this week, Danish researchers report on their analysis of insertions and deletions in the human genome. The team sifted through published re-sequencing data in the Seattle SNPs and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences databases to find polymorphism patterns in the human genome, comparing these with chimpanzee indels.

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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.