This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, researchers from California and Maryland report their findings that the translational landscape of mTOR signaling has an influence on cancer initiation and metastasis. The team used ribosome profiling to find specialized translation of the prostate cancer genome by oncogenic mTOR signaling, suggesting that there is a specific group of genes involved in cell proliferation, metabolism, and invasion.

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CNN reports that researchers have tied a new variant to opioid addiction risk.

Organoids derived from patients' tumors may help determine what chemotherapy treatment patients would benefit from, according to New Scientist.

An initiative from GenomeAsia 100K hopes to increase the number of South Asians in genetic research, according to NBC News.

In Science this week: genomic analysis of ancient and modern horses indicates population turnover, and more.