The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that would allow terminally ill patients access to experimental drugs, NPR reports. It adds that the "right-to-try" bill was already passed by the Senate and now is heading to President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign it into law.

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.