This Week in PLOS

A PLOS One paper by researchers from Spain and the US describes results from a low-coverage, whole-genome sequencing study of the filter-feeding Mediterranean mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis. The team tackled the genome, estimated at 1.6 billion bases, using paired-end sequencing and a variety of library insert sizes. It also did de novo transcriptome sequencing on four M. galloprovincialis tissue types.

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US News & World Report writes that genetic testing of lung tumors can help identify treatments for patients.

A team of researchers plans to sample Loch Ness for environmental DNA, according to Newsweek.

The New York Times writes about the appearance of mosaicism in healthy people.

In PNAS this week: insecticide resistance patterns Anopheles gambiae mosquito, transcriptome patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa during infection, and more.