CancerGuide Diagnostics

The company will collaborate with Duke on cancer biomarker discoveries, and intends to use and commercialize the markers through agreements with drug developers.

The NC-based startup is led by a former LabCorp executive and is seeking partnerships to bring molecular diagnostic products to market.

The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.

DARPA is working on developing algorithms that gauge the credibility of research findings, Wired reports.

The American Society of Breast Surgeons recommends all women diagnosed with breast cancer be offered genetic testing, the Washington Post says.

In Science this week: comparison of modern, historical rabbit exomes uncovers parallel evolution after myxoma virus exposure; and more.