The National Institutes of Health is imposing more financial disclosures for Baylor College of Medicine grant applications, reports The Chronicle of Higher Education. NIH says that an investigation of the institute — brought on by a Chronicle article from the fall that named physicians who received more than $400,000 from the makers of Vytorin — raised “serious concerns” about its compliance with conflicts of interest regulations.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.