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The recommendations by the expert group, which met in Switzerland in March and involves healthcare leaders from around the world, could impact the reimbursement and adoption of breast cancer genetic tests, such as Agendia's MammaPrint and Genomic Health's Oncotype DX.

Researchers have sequenced the northern white rhinoceros to gauge whether it could be brought back from the edge of extinction, the New York Times reports.

Bavaria expands its forensic genetic analyses to include DNA phenotyping, raising discrimination concerns.

Tufts University researchers found a role for miRNA in transmitting stress between generations, the Economist reports.

In Science this week: gut microbiome influences liver cancer growth, spread; and more.