This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, Yale researchers describe germline and somatic mutations identified in individuals with papillary renal cell carcinoma, a form of kidney cancer that remains difficult to treat. Using exome sequence data for nearly 300 papillary renal cell carcinoma cases, along with whole-genome sequences for 35 more individuals with the disease, the team identified alterations affecting new and known papillary renal cell carcinoma contributors.

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In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.