This Week in PLOS

A pair of PLOS One studies led by investigators at Duke University describes gene expression signatures in host blood that correspond with specific viral or bacterial infections. For the first of these, researchers tracked down similar, but slightly different, blood gene expression patterns associated with those with symptomatic H1N1 and H3N2 influenza A infection.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.