This Week in Nature

In a Nature paper published online in advance this week, an international team led by investigators at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute shows that "oncogene-induced Nrf2 transcription promotes ROS [reactive oxygen species] detoxification and tumorigenesis." More specifically, by investigating ROS metabolism "in primary murine cells following the expression of endogenous oncogenic alleles of Kras, Braf and Myc," the team observed that those oncogenes actively suppressed the ROS.

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Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.

In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.