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Eye evolution came easy for simple sea creatures

Nature - 20 July 2018 - 12:00am

Eye evolution came easy for simple sea creatures

Eye evolution came easy for simple sea creatures, Published online: 20 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05755-0

Family tree shows that jellies and their relatives evolved eyes independently at least eight times.

Big Bang telescope finale marks end of an era in cosmology

Nature - 20 July 2018 - 12:00am

Big Bang telescope finale marks end of an era in cosmology

Big Bang telescope finale marks end of an era in cosmology, Published online: 20 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05788-5

With the end of Europe’s major Planck mission, researchers are moving to smaller projects studying different aspects of the cosmic microwave background.

Clinical tumour sequencing for precision oncology: time for a universal strategy

Nature Rev. Cancer - 20 July 2018 - 12:00am

Clinical tumour sequencing for precision oncology: time for a universal strategy

Clinical tumour sequencing for precision oncology: time for a universal strategy, Published online: 20 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41568-018-0043-2

Comprehensive genomic characterization of patient tumours has the potential to advance therapies and inform basic cancer research. In this Comment, David B. Solit and colleagues provide their personal perspective on the implementation of an enterprise-wide, prospective clinical sequencing strategy and make a call for a universal approach to next-generation sequencing-based tumour profiling.
Categories: Cancer

Philippines sweetens deal for scientists who return home

Nature - 20 July 2018 - 12:00am

Philippines sweetens deal for scientists who return home

Philippines sweetens deal for scientists who return home, Published online: 20 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05600-4

The government is trying to bolster its research workforce but academics say more needs to be done to improve the sector.

Medieval skeleton offers clues to bacterial killer’s origins

Nature - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Medieval skeleton offers clues to bacterial killer’s origins

Medieval skeleton offers clues to bacterial killer’s origins, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05784-9

Deadly type of Salmonella that is now rare in Europe is found in ancient Norwegian remains.

3D image reveals hidden neurons in fruit-fly brain

Nature - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

3D image reveals hidden neurons in fruit-fly brain

3D image reveals hidden neurons in fruit-fly brain, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05782-x

Researchers hope the data will speed the understanding of how the brain affects behaviour.

Injections lead to big strides for paralysed mice

Nature - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Injections lead to big strides for paralysed mice

Injections lead to big strides for paralysed mice, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05778-7

Rodents regain mobility after key neurons’ activity is dampened.

Humans are altering seasonal climate cycles worldwide

Nature - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Humans are altering seasonal climate cycles worldwide

Humans are altering seasonal climate cycles worldwide, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05780-z

Nearly four decades of global temperature data collected by satellites reveal the atmospheric fingerprint of climate change.

TILs show the way

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

TILs show the way

TILs show the way, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0175-2

TILs show the way
Categories: Immunology

Natural killer cell specificity for viral infections

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Natural killer cell specificity for viral infections

Natural killer cell specificity for viral infections, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0163-6

Romagnani and colleagues discuss the specific recognition of viral antigens and peptides by NK cells and its implications for the composition of the NK cell repertoire and the selection of viral variants.
Categories: Immunology

Symbionts and metabolites

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Symbionts and metabolites

Symbionts and metabolites, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0170-7

Symbionts and metabolites
Categories: Immunology

Autophagy & MDSCs

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Autophagy & MDSCs

Autophagy & MDSCs, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0173-4

Autophagy & MDSCs
Categories: Immunology

Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans

Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0164-5

Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans
Categories: Immunology

Modeling AD

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Modeling AD

Modeling AD, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0171-6

Modeling AD
Categories: Immunology

A harmful pairing

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

A harmful pairing

A harmful pairing, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0174-3

A harmful pairing
Categories: Immunology

Reply to ‘Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans’

Nature Immunology - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Reply to ‘Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans’

Reply to ‘Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans’, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41590-018-0165-4

Reply to ‘Comment on: Evidence of innate lymphoid cell redundancy in humans’
Categories: Immunology

Dutch publishing giant cuts off researchers in Germany and Sweden

Nature - 19 July 2018 - 12:00am

Dutch publishing giant cuts off researchers in Germany and Sweden

Dutch publishing giant cuts off researchers in Germany and Sweden, Published online: 19 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05754-1

Negotiations with Elsevier have stalled over open-access deals.

Listen: AI robot mixes chemicals to discover reactions

Nature - 18 July 2018 - 12:00am

Listen: AI robot mixes chemicals to discover reactions

Listen: AI robot mixes chemicals to discover reactions, Published online: 18 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05776-9

Automated machine conducts, assesses and learns from experiments with random reagents.

Learn from industry to build a healthy lab

Nature - 18 July 2018 - 12:00am

Learn from industry to build a healthy lab

Learn from industry to build a healthy lab, Published online: 18 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05748-z

Learn from industry to build a healthy lab

Evaluation woes: define metrics from the off

Nature - 18 July 2018 - 12:00am

Evaluation woes: define metrics from the off

Evaluation woes: define metrics from the off, Published online: 18 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05750-5

Evaluation woes: define metrics from the off

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