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UK regulators have given the clinic the green light to offer the service, the Guardian reports.

Here it Comes

ScienceInsider reports that UK researchers are bracing themselves for the coming Brexit.

British researchers say they've been removed from EU grant applications, according to the Guardian.

'More than the Sum'

Mark Walport, who is to lead the new UK Research and Innovation organization, tells Nature News that it won't be a monolithic organization.

Mark Walport has been tapped to run UK Research and Innovation, according to ScienceInsider.

UK allows licenses for mitochondrial replacement therapy, Reuters reports.

Waiting to See

British and foreign researchers brace for the effects of the UK leaving the EU, the Associated Press reports.

The British Prime Minister promises £2 billion for scientific research, the Guardian reports.

A group of MPs says that EU researchers should be able to stay in post-Brexit UK, the Guardian reports.

By offering NIPT as a secondary screening test, the UK hopes to reduce the number of invasive diagnostic tests and associated miscarriages.


An opinion piece in the New York Times urges lawmakers to keep genetic protections in place.

Research funding in Canada is to remain mostly the same, ScienceInsider reports.

In Science this week: random DNA replication errors play role in cancer, and more.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation embarks on an open-access publishing path.