This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers from Italy, the US, and Switzerland describe a microRNA contributing to progression and treatment response in forms of melanoma marked by activating BRAF mutations. Using available data, the team attempted to find miRNAs related to progression in these melanomas.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.