Chagas disease PLOS Papers on LDL Uptake, Chagas Disease Diversity, Mitochondrial Mutations in AMD In PLOS this week: CRISPR-based screen for genetic factors influencing low-density lipoprotein cholesterol uptake, genomic features of Chagas disease parasites, and more. PLOS Papers Look At Vitamin D Metabolism, Chagas Diagnostic, Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Mutations In PLOS this week: loci linked to vitamin D metabolism, rapid diagnostic for Chagas disease, and more. This Week in PLOS: Jun 4, 2018 In PLOS this week: DNA-based diagnostic for parasitic strongyloidiasis, breed-specific SNPs in Bos taurus, and more. This Week in PLOS: Dec 18, 2017 In PLOS this week: sequence of babaco plant-infecting virus, expression profiles of virulent and non-virulent Trypanosoma cruzi, and more. This Week in PLOS: Oct 2, 2017 In PLOS this week: genetic diversity of Trypanosoma cruzi, sequencing analysis of Chlamydia from turtles, and more. Breaking News SUPER Psychosis Study Presented at ASHG Digs Into Relationships of Rare Variants, Phenotypes People in the News: New Appointments at Myriad Genetics, Becton Dickinson, Delfi Diagnostics, More In Brief This Week: Virginia Commonwealth University, Dovetail Genomics, Lucid Diagnostics, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Bio-Rad, PerkinElmer, Ares Genetics, Purigen Biosystems, More Genetron Health, Fosun Ink Commercialization Deal for Seq-MRD Test in China MultiMuTHER Team Tracks Expression, Metabolite Relationships in Aging TwinsUK Participants The Scan More Boosters for US Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes. From a Pig A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports. For Privacy's Sake Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws. Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.