This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, an international research team reports an analysis of whole-genome sequences from three key subtypes of melanoma — cutaneous, acral, and mucosal — revealing distinct mutation processes, profiles, and drivers across the subtypes, as well as a landscape of non-coding mutations and "paradoxical relationships" between telomere maintenance gene mutations and telomere length.

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Hundreds of scientists have signed a letter criticizing the open-access Plan S, ScienceInsider reports.

NPR speaks with Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas) about the US House of Representatives science committee.

A start-up company aiming to match cancer patients to treatments closes after about six weeks, Stat News reports.

In PLOS this week: somatic mutation associations unearthed in thousands of cancer exomes, pathogen detection assay, and more.