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Former National Institutes of Health director Elias Zerhouni will be re-joining the faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, reports Science Insider. Before taking up the NIH post in 2002, he was a dean at the school and over the next year, Zerhouni, who is a radiologist, plans to build up a molecular imaging research group.

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Publication of He Jiankui's work on gene-edited infants would raise ethical concerns for journals, Wired and others report.

The New York Times reports that evidence linking trauma in one generation to epigenetic effects that influence subsequent generations may be overstated.

ScienceInsider reports that US National Institutes of Health researchers were told in the fall they could not obtain new human fetal tissue.

In PNAS this week: skin pigmentation evolution among KhoeSan, biomarkers for dengue virus progression, and more.