Nuffield Council

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has released a number of recommendations for personalized medicine and consumer genomics testing in order to help the public avoid the possible pitfalls of genetic testing.

The Nuffield Council is seeking comments on whether direct-to-consumer genetic tests need to be regulated.

The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.