This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, researchers from Duke University, the University of Copenhagen, and elsewhere search for host genetic variants contributing to severe, complicated forms of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. Using exome sequencing, the team profiled samples from 84 complicated and 84 uncomplicated S. aureus bacteremia cases, matched by patient features such as age and sex and by S. aureus bacterial clonal complex involved.

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The data generated by 100,000 Genomes Project is being housed on military servers due to attacks by hackers, Naked Security reports.

A new poll finds most US adults are not familiar with personalized medicine, according to HealthDay.

Vox reports that the United Nations' Convention on Biological Diversity decided against a gene drive moratorium.

In Science this week: sequencing of neuroblastomas uncovers alterations linked to prognosis, and more.