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Researchers from the US, South Africa, and Kenya search for genetic variants linked to enhanced HIV-1 infection risk through sexual exposure in a paper appearing in PLOS Pathogens. In an effort to tap into phenotypes at either end of the infection risk spectrum, the team compared whole-genome sequence data for 50 HIV-negative individuals from sub-Saharan Africa with high HIV-1 exposure and 50 individuals with low exposure but apparent seroconversion.

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Two researchers are calling for education for scientists on defending facts.

Researchers were among those who marched in London this weekend to call for another vote on Brexit.

Duke has agreed to pay $112.5 million to settle a lawsuit regarding its handling of data falsified by biologist Erin Potts-Kant. 

In PLOS this week: genetic factors influencing inorganic arsenic metabolism and toxicity, a germline variant in the cell adhesion molecule-coding gene DSCAM, and more.