This Week in Nature

In early online publication, Josh Mendell led work that looks into the mechanism behind altered glucose metabolism in cancer cells. Using a blend of proteomics and RNAi, he shows that the c-Myc transcription factor shuts down expression of miR-23a and miR-23b in several cancer cell types, resulting in increased mitochondrial glutaminase and up-regulation of glutamine catabolism.

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A new analysis examines the gender gap among paper authors in the sciences and says it may take decades or more to close.

Researchers have uncovered signals of selection that may enable the Bajau people to free five hundreds of feet deep, Reuters reports.

In Science this week: paternally inherited cis-regulatory structural variants in autism, and more.

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.