02 July 2014
Vol 6, Issue 243

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ONLINE COVER Two Strikes Against Cancer. This close-up image shows a dividing cancer cell, illustrating the concept of uncontrolled proliferation, a classic characteristic of cancer. The 2 July 2014 issue of Science Translational Medicine features essays by Li Ma and Jeffrey Tyner, the winners of the 2014 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award, which is given each year to young researchers who have made important contributions to the field of cancer research. [CREDIT: EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE SOURCE]