This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, researchers from Sweden and the US describe a search for genetic factors involved in the formation of glioma brain tumors in dogs. The team did a genome-wide association study that involved 39 dogs with glioma and 141 unaffected control dogs from more than two-dozen breeds. The search led to a suspicious region on chromosome 26.

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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.