This Week in PLOS

In PLOS One, a team from the US and India looked at genetic patterns in a sloth bear population from Central India. Through targeted sequencing on nearly 200 sloth bear fecal and hair samples collected in tiger reserves in India's Satpura-Maikal region, the researchers detected DNA from at least 55 different sloth bear individuals.

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Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.

US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.

A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.

In Science this week: database of proteins' effects on cancer, targeted error correction sequencing, and more.