This Week in PLOS

A team from the University of Wisconsin at Madison reports on results from a genome-wide association study on toxin tolerance in the yeast model organism Saccharomyces cerevisiae in PLOS Genetics this week. Using hundreds of thousands of high-quality SNPs gleaned from available whole-genome sequence data for 165 S.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.