US Patent No. 9,290,763

Construction of bifunctional short hairpin RNA
Mar 23, 2016

Gradalis and Strike Bio have been awarded US Patent No. 9,290,763, "Construction of bifunctional short hairpin RNA."

The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.