This Week in Cell

A team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the Broad Institute, and elsewhere describe new culprits in lung cancer formation and metastasis found with the help of a CRISPR/Cas9-mediated gene knockout screen in mouse cells. Using a set of more than 67,400 single-guide RNAs, the researchers mutagenized a mouse cancer cell line that started out non-metastatic.

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

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

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.