This Week in Science

In Science this week, a multi-institute team of researchers report on mouse data showing that genetic factors influence Ebola infection outcomes. To date, mice have not been effective models for the disease because they do not display the hallmark symptoms of infection in humans.

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Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.

King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.

FiveThirtyEight writes that most who take a direct-to-consumer BRCA1/2 genetic test won't learn much from it.

In Science this week: early life experience influence somatic variation in the genome, and more.