Fertility Genetics

With its new Fertilome service, Celmatix hopes to provide women with genetic insight into their fertility. As GenomeWeb has reported, the test examines patients' DNA for 49 variants linked to conditions that affect reproductive health like endometriosis or polycystic ovarian syndrome. The test is $1,900 out of pocket, GenomeWeb adds.

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Customers might want to consider what they might learn about their risk of diseases like Alzheimer's before snagging the genetic testing kits that are on many gift guides this year, NJ.com writes.

The Wall Street Journal reports there is uncertainty surrounding whether He Jiankui's embryo editing did what he said it did.

Stat News reports that the pause on procuring fetal tissue for intramural US National Institutes of Health research will soon affect additional labs there.

In Nature this week: genomic analysis of the invasive fall webworm, amp of constrained coding regions within the human genome, and more.