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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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Nature News reports that researchers in Japan hope to soon test the use of reprogrammed stem cells to treat damaged corneas.

A new approach may help limit the number of fish that are mislabeled at markets or restaurants, according to New Scientist.

At Slate, the R Street Institute's Nila Bala discusses the privacy rights of suspects that genetic genealogy approaches in law enforcement bring up.

In PNAS this week: numerous mobile genetic elements contribute to Vibrio cholerae drug resistance, troponin I mutations in sudden infant deaths, and more.