This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, a team led by University of Queensland researchers reports on the genomic analysis of more than 450 pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas, revealing a variety of disease subtypes. Through the analysis, the scientists uncovered 32 recurrently mutated genes that aggregate into 10 different pathways. RNA expression profiling was used to define four subtypes, each associated with different histolopathological characteristics and differential survival profiles.

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.