This Week in PLoS

In PLoS Computational Biology this week, Stanford's Atul Butte and his colleagues identify diagnostic serum protein biomarkers "indicating acute rejection across different types of transplanted solid organs," which they found by mining public repositories of microarray data. Butte et al. identified 45 genes upregulated in AR from pediatric renal, adult renal, and adult cardiac transplantation.

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The Associated Press reports that the US government wasted $341,000 on travel by former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.

Women who post YouTube science videos get more critical comments and more comments about their appearance than male video hosts, the New York Times reports.

The Wall Street Journal writes that participating in genetic research brings up the specter of past research ethics lapses for some African Americans.

In PLOS this week: sequences influencing yeast prion aggregation or degradation, dengue virus genetic variants affect transmission dynamics, and more.