The quality of journal articles relies heavily on the quality of the peer review that those articles receive, and Jennifer Raff at Violent Metaphors notes that how to review a manuscript is not always explicitly taught to graduate students.
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In Science this week: self-assembly of DNA components in solution, and more.
Genetics and Molecular Research retracts two gastric cancer papers for being "substantially equal" to other papers, according to Retraction Watch.
A new analysis indicates that the Ebola virus behind the current West African outbreak is mutating at about the same rate as other Ebola viruses.
With the launch of Scott Kelly into space today, the study of him and his earthbound brother to disentangle the effects of life in space from the effects of genetics kicks off.