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This Week in PLOS

In PLOS One, an Arizona State University-led team took a look at the transcriptional programs involved in lizard tail regeneration in the green anole, Anolis carolinensis. Through RNA sequencing on tissue samples from green anole tails, including more than two-dozen samples taken from regenerating tails, the researchers identified 326 genes showing differential expression during tail regrowth.

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In Science this week: genetic target for urothelial bladder cancer treatment, and more.

At the Conversation, the University of Oxford's Michael Macklay writes that learning genetic risk of disease is a personal decision.

Two dozen scientific organizations have endorsed the March for Science, according to ScienceInsider.

Researchers in Japan describe a chimpanzee with a chromosomal abnormality similar to human Down syndrome, Mashable reports.