This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature Biotechnology, an international research team reports an extension to the Minimum Information about any (x) Sequence (MIxS) standard for reporting sequences of uncultivated virus genomes.

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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.