New Technique a 'Go'

With the votes in from the House of Lords, the UK is the first country to allow the creation of human embryos using mitochondrial donation, an approach dubbed "three-person IVF" as nuclear DNA would come from the mother and father while a donor would provide mitochondrial DNA, as the Guardian reports.

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US News & World Report writes that genetic testing of lung tumors can help identify treatments for patients.

A team of researchers plans to sample Loch Ness for environmental DNA, according to Newsweek.

The New York Times writes about the appearance of mosaicism in healthy people.

In PNAS this week: insecticide resistance patterns Anopheles gambiae mosquito, transcriptome patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa during infection, and more.