This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, Danish researchers describe findings from a genomic analysis of bacteria from a Pseudomonas aeruginosa lineage capable of being passed from one individual infected with cystic fibrosis to another. The team sequenced 55 P. aeruginosa isolates found in 21 Danish cystic fibrosis patients over nearly four decades, from 1972 to 2008.

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Lawmakers have asked four direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to explain their privacy policies and security measures, according to Stat News.

The Trump Administration has proposed a plan to reorganize the federal government, the Washington Post reports.

In Science this week: genetic overlap among many psychiatric disorders, and more.

The Economist writes that an increasing number of scientific journals don't do peer review.