The inability to reproduce research findings is a long-standing issue in the sciences, and a new paper appearing in PLOS Biology estimates that some $28 billion is spent each year on preclinical research that's not reproducible.
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The White House has created a list of cuts, including to the NIH, that could be in a budget bill for this year.
The US National Institutes of Health is to allow applicants to cite preprints just as they would any other research paper, ScienceInsider reports.
Two manuscript pages handwritten by Charles Darwin are going on the auction block, according to the Los Angeles Times.
In PNAS this week: tool to track transcriptome-wide binding, evidence of balancing selection on behavior-linked genes, and more.