The $10 million initiative will include scientists from the University of California's campuses, as well as from governmental and nongovernmental organizations.
Nature News reports that doing a postdoc might not help researchers find employment.
In an editorial, Nature calls for the end to the exploitation of foreign postdocs.
Postma, an assistant professor in the department of physics and astronomy at California State University Northridge, recently proposed to sequence DNA using graphene nanogaps, measuring the transverse conductance of the bases.
New research shows that scientists need to do a better job of including a wider diversity of African genomes in their analyses, STAT says.
A new paper in Science shows that men are still winning a large majority of the most sought-after NIH grants.
Nature Research and the Estée Lauder Companies are awarding efforts to encourage girls to pursue careers in the STEM fields.
In Science this week: beneficial genetic variants inherited from archaic Neanderthal and Denisovan hominins, and more.