This Week in Cell

A Memorial Sloan Kettering-led team tracks tumor genomic changes in individuals with advanced melanoma receiving the anti-PD-1 immune checkpoint treatment nivolumab. Using a combination of exome sequencing, transcriptome sequencing, and T-cell receptor sequencing, the researchers characterized tumor and microenvironment features before and after nivolumab treatment in 68 advanced melanoma patients, including 33 individuals who had already progressed on the CTLA-4-targeting drug ipilimumab.

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Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.