This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, two separate research teams publish studies characterizing the genomics of childhood cancers. In the first study, a multi-institute group presents a comprehensive analysis of genetic alterations in 961 tumors from young people with 24 distinct molecular types of cancer, uncovering mutations in genes involved in double-stranded DNA break repair across all cancers.

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.