This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature Genetics, two teams of researchers present studies of modern and ancient barley that suggest that the plant in Israel and Jordan has remained largely unchanged for thousands of years.

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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.