This Week in PLOS

In PLOS One, researchers from Oman, the UK, and Portugal explore the genetic diversity in tick-transmitted Theileria annulata parasite in Oman. The team did PCR amplification and assessment on 10 microsatellite and mini-satellite markers for T. annulata in hundreds of blood samples from cattle populations in the Batinah, Dhira, Sharqia, and Dhofar regions of the country.

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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.