DrugMonkey waxes philosophical about "Google" morphing into a verb and how PubMed hasn't quite reached that point. Researchers, especially those at large, well-funded universities, can go to PubMed with a query and come away with relevant journal articles. But not everyone has that luxury, such as researchers in the developing world and even professors and students at smaller colleges in the developed world, and that's where DrugMonkey pipes up for open access.

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering using DNA tests to determine relatedness between adult and child migrants, the Daily Caller reports.

Bloomberg reports that Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics plans to offer a treatment it is developing under the "right to try" law for hundreds of thousands of dollars.

In Nature this week: expansion of disease-resistance genes among long-lived oak trees, and more.

In a proof-of-concept study, researchers report being able to determine age from dried bloodstains, Discover's D-brief blog reports.