In an opinion column in Nature this week, McGill University neuroscientist Jeffrey Mogil and University of Edinburgh neuroscientist Malcolm Macleod write that solving the "reproducibility crisis" in scientific papers may require a new kind of paper altogether — something that would allow researchers to trust the conclusions they read in other papers and would also allow basic scientists to "explore and innovate."

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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.