Under a proposed spending bill, the US National Institutes of Health would see an additional $3 billion in funding.
The fastest US supercomputer has dropped to fourth place in global rankings, Technology Review reports.
President Donald Trump's budget blueprint includes a nearly 20 percent cut for the National Institutes of Health.
DoE scientists said the data could be used to link DNA variations to phenotypes in the trees, and could even be useful for Cancer Moonshot researchers.
The Department of Energy has announced a new scientific integrity policy, the Verge reports.
The collaborators aim to build an artificial intelligence network that will support Vice President Joe Biden's Cancer Moonshot initiative.
US Department of Energy supercomputers will help power the Cancer Moonshot initiative, Stat News reports.
The partners have planned a three-year pilot and selected three NCI projects to benefit from supercomputers and expertise offered by four DOE labs.
A GAO review finds no evidence of disparities in grant success rates by gender at agencies with sufficient data, but some agencies are not conducting required Title IX compliance reviews.
Cherry Murray has been confirmed as the new Department of Energy Office of Science head.
Researchers from the University of Oxford and the University of Sydney sequenced numerous platypus genomes to study their population history.
Robert Redfield, the new pick to lead the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has faced criticism for some of his work.
In Nature this week: sequenced genomes of five additional Neanderthals, and more.