This Week in Science

In Science this week, researchers from a variety of institutions weigh in on the American College of Medical Genetics' recent recommendation that all labs conducting DNA sequencing to identify disease-associated genes also report mutations in 57 genes unrelated to a patient's condition and report the findings back to the patient unsolicited.

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Researchers hope to tease out the signature effects that different carcinogens leave on the genome to determine their contributions to disease, Mosaic reports.

The Wall Street Journal looks into the cost of new gene therapies.

An Imperial College London-led team reports that it was able to use a gene drive to control a population of lab mosquitos.

In PNAS this week: genomic effects of silver fox domestication, limited effect of mitochondrial mutations on aging in fruit flies, and more.