The launch of the pilot projects funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to investigate how genome sequencing of newborns affects their care and related ethical, legal, and social issues has raised some questions about privacy and the use of such genomic information.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.