NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Device firm EKF Diagnostics said that it is considering plans to split into two separate companies — one focused on point-of-care testing and the other on laboratory diagnostics.

As part of this plan, the company said it would delist its shares from the AIM market and seek listings for each new company separately in a market to be determined.

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Technology Review reports that researchers in the US have used CRISPR to modify a number of human embryos.

By introducing genes from butterfly peas and Canterbury bells, researchers in Japan have developed a blue chrysanthemum, according to NPR.

Plant researchers plan to sequence some 10,000 samples that represent the major plant clades, ScienceInsider reports.

In Nature this week: a Danish reference genome, and more.