This Week in PLOS

A PLOS Genetics study by researchers in the Netherlands looks at quantitative trait loci linked to metabolite levels in the blood. Using fasting serum samples from almost 2,500 individuals enrolled through a Dutch family study, the team quantified levels for 42 different metabolites using nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.