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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The New York Times Magazine writes that proteomics might be better poised than genomics to say when someone is falling ill.

Bloomberg profiles IndieBio, a startup incubator for the life sciences.

In an editorial, Nature calls for the end to the exploitation of foreign postdocs.

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: collection of epigenome-wide association study data, updated BloodSpot database, and more.