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Is UK’s genome editing green-light cause for concern?

CNN | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Every week, I get ...

Do out-of-pocket genetic tests work against health care system?

CNN | 
Health insurance companies usually cover certain genetic testing as part of treatment (though they often pay little, if anything, for ...

Genetic testing: Too much or too little information?

Huffington Post | 
Since ancient times, Oracles, soothsayers, and fortune tellers have been offering prophesies about the future. This desire for foreknowledge leads ...
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Failed promise of 23andMe

Bloomberg | 
Since scientists first sequenced the human genome, we've dreamed of a clear genetic explanation for diseases and behaviors. It hasn't ...

The coming tsunami of genomic information, and questions that go with it

Huffington Post | 
This past spring, scientists posted online the complete genome of cells derived from Henrietta Lacks, revealing information about her -- ...