The Trump Administration's budget proposal for fiscal year 2020 includes a 12 percent cut to National Institutes of Health funding.
The budget calls for $34.4 billion for the NIH in the coming fiscal year, including $492 million in resources made available through the 21st Century Cures Act.
ScienceInsider reports that US President Donald Trump's call for more funding for childhood cancer research may focus on data sharing.
Researchers may experience the effects of the government shutdown for a while, the Los Angeles Times reports.
Chemical & Engineering News writes that President Donald Trump's State of the Union address mostly disappointed science advocates.
Though the US government is open, ScienceInsider says it'll be a while before everything is back to normal at federal research agencies.
The effects of the partial government shutdown in the US on science keep spreading.
Federal researchers tell the Los Angeles Times that the shutdown is causing missed research opportunities as they try to keep their experiments going.
According to Stat News, the partial government shutdown in the US could soon affect the ability of the Food and Drug Administration to review new drugs.
ScienceInsider describes the effects of the partial government shutdown in the US on science.
Researchers representing scientists and students of Chinese descent voice their concerns about recent US policies and rhetoric.
Wired reports that researchers have shown they could reprogram a DNA-based computer.
Researchers say increased diversity in genomic studies will benefit all, PBS NewsHour reports.
In Science this week: whole-genome sequencing of single sperm cells, and more.