Researchers have teased out how proteins get their shape and now can design proteins to take on certain formations, the New York Times reports.

"We can now build proteins from scratch from first principles to do what we want," the University of Washington's David Baker tells the Times.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.