26 May 2006
Vol 312, Issue 5777

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COVER Advances in understanding the genetic basis of cancer have led to promising new therapies, which in turn have fueled discussions about a future model of cancer care in which treatment decisions are guided by the molecular attributes of the individual patient. A special section beginning on page 1157 examines this model and other emerging themes in cancer research. Image: J. Moglia/Science; photos, (top) Getty Images, (bottom) Royalty-Free/Corbis