Genetic Literacy Project’s Top 6 Stories for the Week – April 17, 2017


  1. How ‘human bees’, biotechnologists and Gates Foundation are rescuing the African cassava staple
  2. Should Trump scrap USDA’s National Organic Program? &
  3. DNA test limits: Current direct-to-consumer tests provide only a glimpse into our ancestry | 
  4. Are we ready, without professional help, to decide what to do when our genes tell us we have a potential disorder?
  5. Epigenetics Around the Web: No, income inequality does not cause epigenetic changes, botching Lamarck, and more
  6. Whole Foods whiffs on agricultural sustainability: No evidence ‘slow-growing’ chickens better for environment

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