This Week in PNAS

In the Early Edition of PNAS this week, investigators at the US Food and Drug Administration and their colleagues report that they've detected DNA from xenotropic murine leukemia virus-related virus in peripheral blood mononuclear cells in 32 of 37 individuals diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome. In a healthy control population of 44 individuals, the team only found MLV-like virus gag gene sequences in three.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.