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Companies have popped up that offer genetic testing aimed at telling customers anything from their ancestry to their telomere length to their risk of developing diseases like Alzheimer's. The Guardian's Barbara Ellen offered up some spit and blood to be tested by Thriva, Titanovo, and 23andMe to see if the tests were worth their while.

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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.