STAT – As government agencies, medical groups, hospitals, and pharmacies have tried to cut back on opioid prescriptions, they’ve wrestled with how to best do so.
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Science – Congress is set to approve a major defense bill that would establish two new high-level bodies aimed at preventing foreign governments from unfairly exploiting the US research enterprise.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine – The announcement in Hong Kong served as a wake-up call to the scientific and medical communities that more needs to be done to reach international agreement.
The National Academies – As at-home genetic tests grow in popularity, some individuals have expressed concern about the complexities of the results.
Scientific American – In the first of two meetings, an international commission discussed the criteria required before such experiments should be conducted—if ever.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine – An international commission has been convened to develop a framework for scientists, clinicians, and regulatory authorities to consider when assessing potential clinical applications of human germline genome editing.
STAT – Less than two years after producing an exhaustive report on human genome editing, the U.S. National Academy of Medicine and the National Academy of Sciences are planning an international commission on the most controversial use of that technology — creating “CRISPR babies".