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An apartment complex on Long Island is turning to DNA testing to uncover residents who do not clean up after their dogs, Newsday reports.

It adds that the luxury apartment complex is working with the Tennessee-based BioPet Lab to compile a registry of dogs living there that it will check when there's unscooped poop found. Residents then found to be leaving their dog's droppings around would be fined and, possibly, evicted.

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The New York Times Magazine examines gender discrimination at the Salk Institute.

Science reports that MD Anderson Cancer Center has dismissed three researchers over foreign tie concerns.

A second death in gene therapy trial for type 1 spinal muscular atrophy is under investigation, according to Reuters.

In PLOS this week: antibiotic resistance patterns in Escherichia coli, a dozen genetic loci tied to varicose vein risk, and more.