This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, researchers from Canada and the Netherlands describe a gene discovery strategy that couples mutation strain sequencing with a Sequence Kernel Association Test (SKAT) statistical method for prioritizing candidate genes.

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Oxford Nanopore Technologies is looking into dual listings in London and Hong Kong, according to the South China Morning Post.

The New York Times looks into medical research funding in the US and how the grant system might not be funding the best work.

US lawmakers proposed increasing the National Science Foundation budget, including its facilities account, Science reports.

In PNAS this week: effects of gene deletions on bacterial metabolic networks, genetic responses to sea star wasting disease, and more.