New Nobel Prize winners tell the Boston Globe that science funding these days is uncertain.
The New York Times writes that US lawmakers have rejected President Trump's proposal to cut NIH funding.
The law broadens the ability of law enforcement agencies to use rapid DNA sequencing technology and upload resulting data into a federal database.
CBS News reports that the science division of the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy has no more staffers, though the White House says it does.
President Donald Trump has nominated Jerome Adams as surgeon general, Politico reports.
The Bidens have convened a diverse board and staff with the goal of continuing efforts to accelerate research and development begun under the Cancer Moonshot Initiative.
The partially reinstated US travel ban leaves space for uncertainty for researchers, Nature News says.
An opinion piece appearing at Stat News wonders why a budget cut is being sought for the National Institutes of Health.
President Donald Trump is to name the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill's Norman Sharpless as director of the National Cancer Institute.
President Donald Trump has announced that Francis Collins will remain director of the US National Institutes of Health.
A Harvard University professor has been charged with making false claims regarding funds he received from China, the New York Times reports.
Discover magazine reports that animal dissections might dissuade students from science careers, but that a firm has developed synthetic frogs for dissections.
Nature News reports that a US panel is reviewing current guidelines for federally funded gain-of-function viral research.
In PNAS this week: de novo mutation patterns among the Amish, an alternative RNA-seq method, and more.