Getting cancer medications into cancer cells would be much easier if doctors could get the cancer cells to produce the medication themselves. Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have engineered a protein "switch" that makes cancer cells produce chemotherapeutic agents, the university says.

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A new analysis examines the gender gap among paper authors in the sciences and says it may take decades or more to close.

Researchers have uncovered signals of selection that may enable the Bajau people to free five hundreds of feet deep, Reuters reports.

In Science this week: paternally inherited cis-regulatory structural variants in autism, and more.

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.