The answers may be lurking there in the data, if you just look. But there are risks to looking, too.

Jenny Frankovich from Stanford University's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital tells NPR's Amy Standen about the time she had a young patient with lupus who was in serious condition as her kidneys were beginning to shut down. In similar cases, Frankovich knew that some children also developed clots, but giving an anticoagulant is also risky.

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Researchers in China have generated mouse pups from same-sex parents, according to Scientific American.

Two research teams find a role for PIEZO2 in touch sensitivity after injury and inflammation.

The South China Morning Post reports that Hong Kong plans to add HK$20 billion (US$2.6 billion) to a research endowment.

In Science this week: open genetic genealogy databases can lead to the identification of individuals who have not sought testing, and more.