Leave It to Google

Storing those terabytes of data will soon be easier. A blog at Wired reports that though Google missed its scheduled launch of the Palimpsest Project, it will soon offer hundreds of terabytes for scientist to freely store data, which will then be freely accessible to all. Google will also be offering algorithms to analyze the data, as well as commenting functions.

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The Washington Post reports on a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan to place rapid DNA analyzers at booking stations around the country.

In an editorial, officials from scientific societies in the US and China call for the international community to develop criteria and standards for human germline editing.

The US National Institutes of Health is to review studies that have received private support for conflicts of interest, according to the New York Times.

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.