This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature Genetics, a team led by scientists from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center reports the discovery of a gene involved in most childhood solid tumors, including lethal rhabdoid tumors. Using assembly-based whole-genome DNA sequencing, the scientists identified the gene piggyBac transposable element derived 5, or PGBD5, as encoding an active DNA transposase expressed in these kinds of tumors.

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