This Week in PLOS

As they report in PLOS One, the National Cancer Institute's Yves Pommier and colleagues from the US and Brazil brought together whole-exome sequence data with pharmacological response profiles for the NCI-60 collection, a set of publicly available cancer cell lines from nine tissues of origin.

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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.