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Researchers from the Broad Institute, Harvard University, and elsewhere describe findings from a single-cell RNA sequencing study focused on groups of pro-inflammatory Th17 cells immune cells suspected of contributing to autoimmune disease. The team did single cell RNA-seq on more than 700 Th17 cells collected in vivo or cultured in vitro from the central nervous system and lymph nodes of mice with autoimmune encephalitis.

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Vivek Murthy is no longer the surgeon general of the US, the Associated Press reports.

People around the globe took to the streets to support science — some with signs.

Parents who learn of their increased genetic risk of disease also contend with telling their children about theirs, the New York Times writes.

In PLOS this week: loci linked to body mass index measurements, long non-coding RNA expression and urothelial carcinoma prognosis, and more.