This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, researchers from the University of Bonn and the University of California, Los Angeles, describe the use of a genetically engineered mouse to how melanomas become resistant to treatment. Adoptive cell therapies, which fight tumors with cytotoxic T cells, are often initially effective in treating melanoma, but patients frequently relapse.

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New results from the NASA Twins Study indicate that the immune system may rev up when in space, the Washington Post reports.

Kelvin Droegemeier, the new science advisor, spoke at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, Geekwire reports.

In PNAS this week: whole-genome assembly for the white shark, paper-based microfluidic method for detecting the malaria parasite, and more.

The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.