This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, an international team describes apparent ties between gene flow restriction and pyrethroid insecticide resistance in Anopheles funestus, a mosquito that can carry malaria-causing parasites. Using microarrays and PCR-based microsatellite marker genotyping, the researchers assessed genome-wide transcription profiles and genetic diversity in An.

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NPR reports that Turkish high school students will no longer study evolution.

Researchers report they sequenced and identified plant species in an "al fresco" laboratory.

An Australian team searches for genetic alterations linked to depression in hopes of developing personalized treatments, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

In PNAS this week: host contributors to typhoid fever risk, effects of obesity-related variants near TMEM18, and more.