Check the Results

As direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies like 23andMe only analyze small portions of customers' DNA, some consumers upload their raw data to third-party sites to diver deeper into their genetic makeups, but the New York Times reports that sometimes those findings aren't accurate.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.

Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.

With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.