A handful of papers in PLoS this week highlight some interesting large-scale work. In one, published in PLoS ONE, Irish researchers used phylogenetic analysis to compare the genomes of three related Aspergillus species: A. oryzae, A.
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Mainichi reports that 43 percent of Japanese individuals said they did not want to eat agricultural products that had been modified using gene-editing tools.
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In PLOS this week: analysis of polygenic risk scores for skin cancer, chronic pain GWAS, and more.