15 April 2015
Vol 7, Issue 283

About The Cover

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ONLINE COVER Cancer in the Spotlight. The cover image shows a patient receiving chemotherapy, one of the mainstays of cancer treatment over the past few decades. This week's issue of Science Translational Medicine, coinciding with the annual conference of the American Association for Cancer Research, features research articles on cancer genomics, immunotherapy, and other approaches that are advancing the targeted diagnosis and treatment of cancer, helping to personalize therapy and improve its effectiveness beyond that of standard chemotherapy. [CREDIT: AMELIE-BENOIST/BSIP/CORBIS]