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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Using spatial transcriptomics, researchers have uncovered when and where various genes are expressed during amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) development and progression.

The neurodegenerative disorder affects hundreds of thousands of people around the world and leads to paralysis and death typically within a few years of diagnosis, but how the disease advances has been unclear.

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Mainichi reports that 43 percent of Japanese individuals said they did not want to eat agricultural products that had been modified using gene-editing tools.

Two US Department of Agriculture research departments are moving to the Kansas City area, according to the Washington Post.

Slate's Jane Hu compares some at-home genetic tests to astrology.

In PLOS this week: analysis of polygenic risk scores for skin cancer, chronic pain GWAS, and more.