This Week in PLOS

In PLOS One, a Chinese team takes a look at the genetics of warfarin response in individuals from the Chinese population. Focusing on five variants that have been implicated in warfarin response in the past, the researchers genotyped 220 patients who received warfarin as part of their cardiac valve replacement procedure.

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NPR reports that Turkish high school students will no longer study evolution.

Researchers report they sequenced and identified plant species in an "al fresco" laboratory.

An Australian team searches for genetic alterations linked to depression in hopes of developing personalized treatments, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

In PNAS this week: host contributors to typhoid fever risk, effects of obesity-related variants near TMEM18, and more.