Pew Charitable Trust

Snippets

Premium

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.