This Week in Nature

In online, advance issue of Nature this week, University of Cambridge microbiologist Sharon Peacock argues for the use of DNA sequencing to track and treat drug-resistant bacterial infections. By sequencing the genomes of pathogens obtained from patients, clinicians can determine which drugs will be effective.

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In a statement, National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says sexual harassment is "morally indefensible" and "unacceptable."

Octopuses might owe their intelligence to their liberal alterations to their genes, Cosmos reports.

Stat News and ProPublica report that African Americans are underrepresented in cancer clinical trials.

In Cell this week: genomic analysis of abdominal aortic aneurysm, effect of probiotics on the microbiome, and more.