This Week in PLoS

In a paper published online in advance in PLoS One this week, researchers from the Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentariain in Madrid investigate whether populations of mutagenized foot-and-mouth disease virus, or FMDV, display changes in their virulence in mice.

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.