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It's Good To See Drug Info

As of October 12, writes Deepak Singh at b|b|g|m, PubMed has linked over 2 million citations to patient drug information. The data comes from MedMaster, publication of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), and includes brand names and helpful information about the drug. Singh hopes that it will be a good resource for consumers, medical professionals, and scientists alike.

The Scan

Fertility Fraud Found

Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today.

Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People

Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports.

Test Warning

The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK.

Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine

In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.