This Week in Science

In Science Translational Medicine this week, an international team of scientists reports the discovery of a potential new genetic target for treating urothelial bladder cancer. The researchers discovered that such cancers harboring common KDM6A mutations are dependent on the DNA-modifying protein EZH2 and that inhibiting this protein killed KDM6A mutant cancer cells in vitro.

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Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.