08 August 2018
Vol 10, Issue 453

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ONLINE COVER Souping Up Cancer Research. This image depicts a variety of cancer-associated genes, represented as cans of soup, illustrating the work of the joint winners of this year's AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award: Neville Sanjana, who uses CRISPR/Cas9 screening to identify cancer genes, and Ömer Yilmaz, who studies the influence of diet on cancer risk. The winners discuss their work in a pair of Focus articles and will each present a lecture based on his research on Friday, 10 August 2018, at the National Institutes of Health. [CREDIT: CHRISTIAN STOLTE/NEW YORK GENOME CENTER. IMAGE DERIVED FROM ARTWORK © 2018 THE ANDY WARHOL FOUNDATION FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, INC.]