By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
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.
Lawmakers have asked four direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to explain their privacy policies and security measures, according to Stat News.
The Trump Administration has proposed a plan to reorganize the federal government, the Washington Post reports.
In Science this week: genetic overlap among many psychiatric disorders, and more.
The Economist writes that an increasing number of scientific journals don't do peer review.