High on the List

People are more likely to cite studies that appear at the top of a list, NPR's Morning Edition reports.

The National Bureau of Economic Research sends out a weekly email to some 23,000 people that highlights recent papers that came out in the field, but the list isn't in any sort of importance, NPR says.

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The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, Phys.org says.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.