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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In a statement, National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins says sexual harassment is "morally indefensible" and "unacceptable."

Octopuses might owe their intelligence to their liberal alterations to their genes, Cosmos reports.

Stat News and ProPublica report that African Americans are underrepresented in cancer clinical trials.

In Cell this week: genomic analysis of abdominal aortic aneurysm, effect of probiotics on the microbiome, and more.