NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The GenomeWeb Index fell nearly 9 percent in October, vastly underperforming the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq, which fell 1 percent and 2 percent, respectively. However, the Index's decline wasn't as steep as that of the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index, which sank more than 11 percent.

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Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

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With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.