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In Science Signaling this week, researchers in Utah say that HIF-1α mediates tumor hypoxia to confer a perpetual mesenchymal phenotype for malignant progression. Numerous studies have shown that HIF-1α is over-expressed in many human cancers and up-regulates several hypoxia-responsive genes for cancer growth and survival, the authors write.

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Oil made from gene-edited soybeans is already in use, according to the Associated Press.

Mother Jones reports there are few regulations overseeing the use of genetic genealogy by law enforcement.

USA Today reports that Department of Veterans Affairs is teaming up with Sanford Health to provide veterans with genetic testing.

In Science this week: analysis of ancient DNA recovered from Iberian populations, and more.