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After a study in 2011 found that black grant applicants were less likely to receive funding than their white colleagues, the US National Institutes of Health announced that it would be examining its grant-awarding process for bias. As ScienceInsider reports, the agency will be launching that review later this year.

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Wired reports on how genetic genealogy's use in forensics has exploded in the year since an arrest in the Golden State Killer case was made.

Retraction Watch reports that the increase in retracted papers at a journal is due to more resources there to tackle publication ethics.

New York City has settled with a forensic scientist who was fired after questioning a DNA testing approach used by the medical examiner's office, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: technique for measuring replication fork movement, WINTHER trial results, and more.