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David Ng posts a picture from The Scientist showing the reality of a scientist's job search -- at the side of the road with a cardboard sign. Be sure to scroll all the way down the post; the commenters think the person in the picture is a slacker. "A PhD, THREE post-docs and only 6 papers. Slacker," one writes. Ouch.

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A South African university has told the Wellcome Sanger Institute to return DNA samples it has from indigenous African communities, The Times reports.

The University of California, Berkeley's Rasmus Nielsen and Xinzhu Wei have retracted their CCR5 gene paper due to a technical artifact.

 

University of Virginia researchers are exploring a genetic risk test to gauge type 1 diabetes risk, NPR reports.

In PNAS this week: researchers compare two high-grade neuroendocrine lung cancers, height among ancient Europeans, and more.