This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Uppsala University's Ulf Gyllensten and colleagues describe genetic variants that appear to affect peptide levels in the human blood proteome. The team assessed SNP patterns in more than 1,000 Swedish individuals, while using mass spectrometry to characterize and quantify peptides in their blood.

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A former Synthetic Genomics attorney alleges that the firm discriminated against her and other female employees, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Due to privacy and lab certification questions, the planned giveaway of Orig3n testing kits at a Baltimore Ravens game was suspended.

Alnylam reports positive results from its phase 3 clinical trial of an RNAi-based drug, according to Stat News.

In Cell this week: adult mesenchymal cell populations in mouse lung, genetic diversity in HPV16 and cancer risk protection, and more.