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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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Mainichi reports that 43 percent of Japanese individuals said they did not want to eat agricultural products that had been modified using gene-editing tools.

Two US Department of Agriculture research departments are moving to the Kansas City area, according to the Washington Post.

Slate's Jane Hu compares some at-home genetic tests to astrology.

In PLOS this week: analysis of polygenic risk scores for skin cancer, chronic pain GWAS, and more.