This Week in PLOS

In PLOS One, the University of Maryland's Florian Fricke and colleagues describe gut microbial community dynamics in 14 individuals with recurrent Clostridium difficile infections treated with fecal microbiota transplants.

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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.