One Codex

The partners are offering ATCC's nucleic acid and whole-cell standards in combination with One Codex's bioinformatics platform.

The company released its computational platform for identifying and characterizing microbial genomes in the context of food safety, biosecurity, and other applications.

The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.