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Web services like the Global Alliance for Genomics & Health's Beacon Project aim to enable data sharing among researchers, but Stanford University's Suyash Shringarpure and Carlos Bustamante report in the American Journal of Human Genetics that they may also open participants up to re-identification.

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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.