This article has been updated to clarify the organizations involved in the study.

Researchers led by The Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force have found that many breast care centers that collect information about family history of breast cancer are not referring women with suggestive history to genetic counseling and testing, as recommended by the US Preventive Services Task Force.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has new guidelines that enable some gene and cell therapies to undergo expedited review, according to the New York Times.

Using gene drives to control invasive species might be too risky, an initial advocate of the approach says.

In Science this week: intellectual property experts argue patent battles such as the one over CRISPR are wasteful, and more.

Researchers have grown tumors in 3D cell cultures to better understand cancer, the Economist reports.