A few years ago, Lilly Grossman took part in the Idiopathic Diseases of Man, or IDIOM, study led by Sarah and Eric Topol. Through the study, researchers found that her genome harbored two variants, in ADCY5 and in DOCK3, that seemed to be behind her painful muscle twitches.

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The United Nations is to consider a ban on field testing gene drives at a meeting being held next week, Technology Review reports.

The Associated Press reports that gene-edited food may soon be for sale.

The US Department of Health and Human Services is beginning a series of meetings on human fetal tissue research, Stat News reports.

In Cell this week: epigenetic change linked to glioblastomas, rare and low-frequency variants contributing to multiple sclerosis risk, and more.