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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A draft bill released by the US House of Representatives appropriations committee would increase the 2019 National Institutes of Health budget by 3 percent.

Bloomberg looks into privacy issues raised by law enforcement's use of genetic genealogy sites.

NBC News reports on the Earth BioGenome Project, which aims to sequence all eukaryotic life on Earth.

In Science this week: environmental DNA can help in studies of marine animals, and more.