This article has been updated to correct Don St. Pierre's title. He is currently deputy director in the Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health, not associate director. 

NEW YORK – Alberto Gutierrez, director of the US Food and Drug Administration's Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health, is leaving the agency after 25 years of public service.

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York University researchers find genomic evidence of inbreeding in the yellow-banded bumblebee, according to Reuters.

In its survey of US adults, the Pew Research Center finds that views on the genetic engineering of animals depend on why it's done.

The Scientist reports agricultural researchers are working on a gene-stacking tool.

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