This Week in Science

In this week's Science, an international team of researchers reports the results of an analysis of microbes from the gut of a 5,300-year-old European glacial mummy, which provides new insights into ancient human migration. Given Helicobacter pylori's prevalence as a human pathogen, various strains of the stomach bacterium have evolved as humans have migrated around the world. In their study, the investigators took samples from the ancient man's gut and analyzed them for H.

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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.