A phosphoproteomic study by researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles has found that prostate cancer metastases in different organs in the same patient share similar tyrosine kinase activation profiles.

The finding raises the possibility that personalized treatment based on analysis of a biopsy from a single metastatic lesion could prove effective across multiple sites, said Justin Drake, a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of UCLA research Owen Witte, which led the study.

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In Nature this week: association between genome-wide homozygosity and traits like height and cognitive ability, improved CRISPR-Cas9 editing, and more.

A survey examines how age, political leanings, and more influence how Americans view certain scientific topics, the Associated Press reports.

A researcher who pleaded guilty to making false statements in research reports has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison and must pay $7.2 million back to the NIH.

The BabySeq project to study the risks and benefits of sequencing newborns is underway.