Nature – India’s long-standing push to approve genetically modified food crops has been controversially delayed, after an environmental campaigner launched a lawsuit that accuses scientists of deceiving the public about the benefits of transgenic mustard.
Parkinson's News Today – The European Union Joint Programme — Neurodegenerative Disease Research has launched a call for proposals for “multinational research projects for pathway analysis across neurodegenerative diseases."
Science Magazine – Federal officials have dropped a controversial plan to impose new rules that researchers say would have made it much harder to use patient blood and tissue samples in research. The final Common Rule omits these provisions, but leaves other changes intact.
Altoona Mirror – Autonomous — or self-driving — vehicles are already being tested on Pennsylvania roads. And early this month, PennDOT announced it’s applied to the U.S. Department of Transportation to be designated as an Automated Vehicle Proving Ground Pilot.