San Diego woman sues 23andMe over DNA test

by jeeg 4. December 2013 20:47
A San Diego County woman has filed a lawsuit seeking class-action status against 23andMe, alleging that the company knowingly misled consumers into thinking that its DNA test kits produce a reliable look at a person’s relative risk for hundreds of diseases and disorders. Lisa Casey also... [More]

Lawsuit Filed to Halt Release of Genetically Engineered Eucalyptus Trees

by jeeg 4. July 2010 00:21
An alliance of conservation organizations today sued the U.S. Department of Agriculture over its approval of open-air field tests of a genetically engineered (GE) hybrid of eucalyptus tree across the southern United States. The permit, issued to a company called ArborGen, which is a joint init... [More]

U.S. appeals court reinstates stem cell suit

by jeeg 27. June 2010 06:14
The unusual suit against the National Institutes of Health, backed by some Christian groups opposed to embryo research, argued that the NIH policy takes funds from researchers seeking to work with adult stem cells. It also argues that new Obama administration guidelines on stem cell researc... [More]
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