Cancer Minute is at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting this week, navigating the plenary sessions, symposia, and exhibitor presentations to find out about the latest goings on in the cancer research field. More than 16,000 attendees have taken over Orlando to hear the speakers, see the posters, and do some networking. At the opening plenary session, the participants highlighted the challenges and opportunities facing cancer research in the years to come. NCI's Harold Varmus spoke about his center's efforts to support cancer researchers in their work.

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Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.