Since gene-edited organisms like mosquitos could conceivably cross borders between one country at ease with the technology to one more suspicious of it, Gizmodo asks whether there need to be international regulations for genetic engineering.

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While gene therapies may have high price tags, they could be cheaper than the cost of managing disease, according to MIT's Technology Review.

Researchers are looking for markers that indicate which cancer patients may respond to immunotherapies, the Associated Press writes.

In Nature this week: paternal age associated with de novo mutations in children, and more.

Nature News writes that researchers are still wrangling over the role of the p-value.