Some researchers and drug companies are looking to people with essential fructosuria as inspiration for anti-obesity treatments, Bloomberg reports.

People with this rare genetic condition are unable to metabolize fructose, have an aversion to sweets, and appear to be at a decreased risk of developing obesity, type 2 diabetes, and some liver conditions, Bloomberg adds.

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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.