NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Utah and the University of California, San Diego, have received National Institutes of Health funding for genomics studies that can be applied to pediatric neurobiology and cardiovascular disease research.

The University of Utah said this week that it won an $8.2 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to establish a zebrafish Cardiac Development Research Center that will serve as part of the Cardiovascular Development Consortium.

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Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released the results of a genetic ancestry analysis, the Boston Globe reports.

Retraction Watch's Ivan Oransky and Adam Marcus report that Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital have recommended that more than 30 papers from a former researcher be retracted.

Thomas Steitz, who won the 2009 chemistry Nobel Prize for his ribosome work, has died, the Washington Post reports.

In PLOS this week: mechanisms for genes implicated in coronary artery disease, rumen microbes and host genetics influence cow methane production, and more.