Seeks to advance the development of an adequate evidence base for genetic tests to improve patient care and treatment. Additionally, recommends a framework for decision-making regarding the use of genetic tests in clinical care.
Original Development Brief – Decides that The Regents of the University of California’s and The Broad Institute’s patents on CRISPR-Cas9 technology do not interfere with one another and are thus separately patentable.
Directs the Secretary of Commerce to establish a job-training grant program for workers displaced by automation and to establish an Innovation Corps to enable recent college graduates to volunteer in job-training programs for workers displaced by automation.
Original Development Brief – Presents the overarching goals and mission-specific objectives for the 20 federal and agencies and departments with shared interests in nanotechnology research, development, and commercialization.