This Week in PLOS

The Pseudomonas species found in lung microbiomes of individuals who've received lung transplants correspond with distinct clinical features in the transplant recipients, according to a PLOS One study. A University of Michigan-led team performed 16S ribosomal RNA sequencing and quantitative PCR analyses of bronchoscopy samples from 33 lung transplant recipients to identify microbial members of lung microbiomes.

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The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Kite Pharmaceuticals' CAR T-cell therapy for large B-cell lymphomas, the New York Times reports.

Kaiser Health News reports that gene therapies could cost more than a million dollars.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute researchers have received a grant to combine biology and computer science for high school students.

In Nature this week: variants associated with obsessive-compulsive disorder, review of key CRISPR enzymes, and more.