This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, researchers from Yale University and Michigan State University report on relationships between transcriptomic and developmental patterns across different developmental stages in five Fusarium or Neurospora species of filamentous fungi from the Sordariomycetes class — an analysis that helped them retrace ancestral gene expression.

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An opinion piece in the Guardian argues that President Donald Trump is uninterested in science and that might not be a bad thing for the field.

The San Francisco Chronicle reports the Veterans Affairs Health System is studying whether genetic testing can help prescribe better depression therapies.

Stat News reports that Spark Therapeutics' Luxturna is now being used to treat a wider array of patients.

In Genome Biology this week: transcription factor use among brittle stars, single-cell RNA sequencing strategy, and more.