This Week in PNAS

A University of Michigan-led team explores regulatory features in islet cells in search of clues to type 2 diabetes. The researchers used a combination of standard RNA sequencing, strand-specific messenger RNA sequencing, genotyping, and/or chromatin immunoprecipitation sequencing to profile dozens of pancreatic islet cell samples, incorporating existing islet sample data into their analyses.

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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.