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The Scan

Hoping for More

Discouragement from a Young Age

This Week in PLOS: Feb 9, 2015

Hey, If That's All They Found…

The Genetics of Pot

Ups, Downs, and In Between

This Week in Science: Feb 6, 2015

FDA Commish to Step Down

Bit Less

This Week in Nature: Feb 5, 2015

The Scan

Gap in COVAX Doses

BBC News reports that COVAX is experiencing a vaccine shortfall, as the Serum Institute of India has paused exports.

Sanofi, GSK Report Promising Results

The Wall Street Journal reports that the candidate SARS-CoV-2 vaccine from Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline has had encouraging early results.

Influence of Luck

The New York Times examines how the US avoided variant-fueled increases in COVID-19 cases.

PLOS Papers on Retina GWAS, Hantaan Virus, COVID-19 Phenome-Wide Association Study

In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of retinal morphology, analysis of hantaan virus found in a mouse, and more.