Life Technologies will consolidate operations currently carried out in Camarillo, Calif., at its site in Maryland. The firm also will lay off an undetermined number of employees.
The cuts follow a round of layoffs at the same facility late last year.
The consumer genomics firm confirmed that it has made some job cuts, but did not disclose the number of workers or their positions.
A New Zealand minister says the country's genetic modification laws need to be re-examined to help combat climate change, the New Zealand Herald reports.
A new analysis finds some cancers receive more nonprofit dollars than others.
An Australian mother's conviction in the deaths of her children may be re-examined after finding that two of the children carried a cardiac arrhythmia-linked gene variant.
In Science this week: comparative analysis of sex differences in mammal gene expression, and more.