Johns Hopkins University's Genetics and Public Policy Center, National Cancer Institute, Santoris, RayBiotech
The Center will use the funds to study labeling of genetic tests, direct-to-consumer genomic test marketing, and genetic discrimination.
Sequencing could help combat foodborne illnesses, according to a blog post by Food and Drug Administration officials.
Popular Mechanics reports that Caltech researchers have built a prototype nanobot using DNA.
The Sacramento Bee writes that direct-to-consumer genetic testing connected a woman to sperm donor-conceived half siblings.
In PLOS this week: gene expression catalog for sheep, viral diversity among respiratory samples from camels, and more.