UK Human Genetics Commission

The Human Genetics Commission would like to see preconception genetic tests available more broadly, and more education about and support for such tests in the system.

The Human Genetics Commission advises that "standards and consistency" are needed for DTC testing services.

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.