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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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.