This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, members of the Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network report on the results of a comprehensive molecular analysis of esophageal cancer using samples from Western and Eastern populations. The researchers uncovered molecular differences between esophageal squamous cell carcinomas and esophageal adenocarcinomas, and identified three subclasses of esophageal squamous cell carcinomas.

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.