17 July 2019
Vol 11, Issue 501

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ONLINE COVER SNF-ing Out Mechanisms of Oncogenesis. This image depicts the mammalian SWI/SNF (switch/sucrose non-fermentable) chromatin remodeling complex, illustrating the work of Cigall Kadoch, the winner of this year's AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award. Dr. Kadoch studies the role of chromatin remodeling in cancer to identify potential therapeutic opportunities. The winner discusses her work in a Focus article and will also present a lecture based on her research on Friday, 19 July 2019, at the National Institutes of Health. [CREDIT: DAVID BOLINSKY]