PTEN inhibitors

"Myriad is very much a player in the field of companion diagnostics," Myriad Genetics CEO Peter Meldrum told investors at the Goldman Sachs annual global healthcare conference earlier this month.

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.