A US National Institutes of Health safety committee will review a proposal next week from University of Pennsylvania researchers to use the genome-editing tool CRISPR as part of a cancer treatment, Technology Review reports.
...and receive Daily News bulletins.
Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?Login Now.
Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?Register for Free.
Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine and Deloitte are looking into the use of drones to transport samples for testing.
Direct-to-consumer genetic testing firm 23andMe is laying off about 100 people.
Researchers from Northwestern University examined dust for antibiotic-resistance genes, New Scientist reports.
In Science this week: researchers present a computational method for predicting cellular differentiation state from single-cell RNA sequencing data, and more.