This Week in Science

In this week's Science, an international research team presents a study combining field and laboratory experiments to identify the ecological and molecular mechanisms underlying trait adaptation in wild mice. The scientists directly estimate natural selection on pigmentation traits and an underlying pigment locus by using experimental enclosures of mice on different soil colors.

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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.