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In work appearing this week in PLoS Biology, scientists led by the University of Toronto's Charles Boone used a blend of phage display, yeast two-hybrid, and peptide array screening to scan billions of peptides in order to find SH3 domain binding partners in S. cerevisiae. After creating a "high-confidence yeast SH3 domain interaction map," they showed that the binding peptides were enriched for proteins involved in endocytosis.

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A new Trump executive order about "free inquiry" on college campuses may threaten $35 billion-worth of federal research funding, reports Ars Technica.

As we enter conference season, Nature News asks why graduate students and postdocs are sometimes forced to choose between paying the rent and paying to attend important meetings.

A new analysis says that a 2018 study claiming to show biparental mtDNA inheritance has several flaws.

In PNAS this week: a genome sequence analysis of Crucihimalaya himalaica, multicellularity and fruiting body development in mushroom-forming fungi, and more.