This Week in Science

In this week's Science, an international group of researchers publishes a report of genetic mutation signatures associated with tobacco smoke. They analyzed the genomes of 5,000 tumors from smokers and non-smokers, representing 17 different cancers for which smoking is a risk factor. From this, they discovered a complex series of mutations associated with smoke exposure.

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Oxford Nanopore Technologies is looking into dual listings in London and Hong Kong, according to the South China Morning Post.

The New York Times looks into medical research funding in the US and how the grant system might not be funding the best work.

US lawmakers proposed increasing the National Science Foundation budget, including its facilities account, Science reports.

In PNAS this week: effects of gene deletions on bacterial metabolic networks, genetic responses to sea star wasting disease, and more.