This Week in Cell

Researchers from Canada and the US report on findings from an effort to characterize functional genomic features in breast cancer cell lines. Using small hairpin RNA-based dropout screens, the team searched for mutations involved in breast cancer survival or proliferation in 77 breast cancer cell lines.

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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.