Though personalized medicine isn't yet a reality, it is in sight. The panel at the "Our Genome Ourselves" discussion at the World Science Festival in New York City in June spoke to a sold-out crowd about the current state and possible future of genetic testing and personalized medicine. "This month is the 10th anniversary of the first draft of the human genome," noted panelist and National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins.

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Mary Beckerle has been removed as director of the Huntsman Cancer Institute in what one researcher refers to as a "coup," ScienceInsider reports.

Bill Gates tells the Telegraph that bioterrorism is a serious risk.

The March for Science is to take place tomorrow, and supporters are tapping their creative energies to create placards to carry.

CBS News reports that the White House Science Fair is to continue under President Donald Trump.