This Week in PLoS

A team led by investigators at the Schizophrenia Research Institute in Sydney this week presents an analysis of schizophrenia-associated transcriptional diversity within the post-mortem superior temporal gyrus from nine subjects with schizophrenia and nine matched non-psychiatric controls. Writing in PLoS One, the team says its investigation "revealed variants with important implications for the complex pathophysiology of schizophrenia."

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The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.