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The company said it is confident it can address the state health department's concerns and will reapply for approval as soon as possible.

This article has been updated from a previous version to provide more specific information about the AOAC certification of InstantLabs' assay.

Vivek Murthy is no longer the surgeon general of the US, the Associated Press reports.

People around the globe took to the streets to support science — some with signs.

Parents who learn of their increased genetic risk of disease also contend with telling their children about theirs, the New York Times writes.

In PLOS this week: loci linked to body mass index measurements, long non-coding RNA expression and urothelial carcinoma prognosis, and more.