This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, researchers from France, the US, and Germany describe a mutation in the KAT2B enzyme-coding gene that appears to broaden the clinical symptoms found in individuals carrying ADD3 mutations implicated in intellectual disability, microcephaly, cataracts, and skeletal defects.

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The World Health Organization has announced the members of its gene-editing committee, according to NPR.

DARPA is working on developing algorithms that gauge the credibility of research findings, Wired reports.

The American Society of Breast Surgeons recommends all women diagnosed with breast cancer be offered genetic testing, the Washington Post says.

In Science this week: comparison of modern, historical rabbit exomes uncovers parallel evolution after myxoma virus exposure; and more.