This Week in PLOS

Researchers from the Genome Institute at Washington University and elsewhere used a systems biology-based approach to identify features in Paragonimus lung flukes aimed at more reliably diagnosing a food-borne condition called paragonimiasis, which is linked to consumption of undercooked crustaceans. As they report in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, the investigators did transcriptome sequencing and mass spec-based protein profiling on the trematode P.

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New Mexico is re-doing its proposed science education standards after criticism, the Associated Press reports.

Agbio executives say gene editing will speed up breeding efforts, according to the Wall Street Journal.

La Trobe University's Jenny Graves has won the $250,000 Prime Minister's Prize for Science, the Guardian reports.

In Cell this week: post-treatment changes to melanoma genome, multi-omics analysis of muscle-invasive bladder cancer, and more.