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This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: exome data and pharmacological response profiles of cancer cell lines, and more.

Just Needs Tenants

In-fighting has delayed a project aimed at luring biotech to New York City, but the Wall Street Journal reports that the situation may now be improving.

The Sound of Inevitability

Speakers at MedCity's Converge conference say personalized medicine is on its way.

Corruption as Growth Side Effect

A Chinese anti-corruption organization focuses on science institutes.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: bread wheat genome, regulation of gene drives, and more.

This Means War

With a multi-pronged approach, the UK has declared war on antibiotic resistance.

Preparing for the Data Flood

The US Food and Drug Administration has a cloud-based tool to help deal with next-generation sequencing data.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: bull genomes, and more.

Without Consent

Indiana has stored millions of newborn samples for possible research use without permission.

The Blinded Reviewer

Some journals are exploring double-blind review of manuscripts in a bid to increase fairness and diversity.

New Science Minister

Greg Clark is the new UK universities and science minister.

This Week in Genome Biology

In Genome Biology this week: mammalian miRNA editing, breakpoint prediction method, and more.

But Does It Explain the Shared 'Top Chef' Obsession?

A study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds friends share similar genotypes.