This Week in Nature

In Nature Genetics this week, two research groups present studies describing genomic alteration patterns for different tumor types. One team, led by Memorial-Sloan Kettering researchers, provided a hierarchical classification of 3,299 tumors from 12 cancer types from The Cancer Genome Atlas Pan-Cancer dataset.

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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.