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US President Barack Obama's proposed 2013 budget is out, and it doesn't include any budget increases for NIH, reports ScienceInsider's Jocelyn Kaiser. The president's budget would hold NIH's funding at its current level of $30.86 billion, disappointing those who had hoped for a little bit of a bump, Kaiser says.

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Researchers trace DNA on a clay pipe found at a former slave site to a population that lives in what is now Sierra Leone, the Washington Post reports.

Two researchers report on their genetic analysis of samples from a shawl thought to belong to a victim of Jack the Ripper, ScienceInsider reports.

Japan is to release rules governing some gene-edited food, according to NHK World.

In PLOS this week: computational strategy for improving gene set analysis testing, miRNAs linked to sleep apnea, and more.