Volume 32 Issue 11, November 2014

Volume 32 Issue 11

Polychromatic scanning electron micrograph of the edge of a blood clot that has formed on the surface of a biomaterial. Leslie et al. describe a surface coating for medical devices that prevents the formation of this type of surface-mediated thrombosis. Credit: James Weaver and Anna Waterhouse

Editorial

  • Editorial |

    The international community's woeful response to the West African Ebola epidemic has been compounded by the lack of vaccines and therapies on the ground. That is why US government cutbacks to biodefense funding should be reevaluated and five-year funding tranches restored.

News

Correction

News

Data Page

News Feature

  • News Feature |

    As mass spectrometry makes inroads into pathogen identification in the clinical laboratory, deep sequencing—even nanopore sequencing—is waiting in the wings. Jeffrey L. Fox investigates.

    • Jeffrey L Fox

Data Page

Correspondence

Patents

News & Views

  • News & Views |

    RNA-guided nucleases provide a strategy for killing specific bacterial species in complex populations.

    • Lynn L Silver
  • News & Views |

    The molecular and cellular architecture of the organs in a whole mouse is revealed through optical clearing.

    • Burkhard Höckendorf
    • , Luke D Lavis
    •  & Philipp J Keller

Analysis

  • Analysis |

    A new approach overcomes the hurdles of identifying large, complex structural variants in cancer genomes by directly comparing tumor and normal genome sequencing reads.

    • Valentí Moncunill
    • , Santi Gonzalez
    • , Sílvia Beà
    • , Lise O Andrieux
    • , Itziar Salaverria
    • , Cristina Royo
    • , Laura Martinez
    • , Montserrat Puiggròs
    • , Maia Segura-Wang
    • , Adrian M Stütz
    • , Alba Navarro
    • , Romina Royo
    • , Josep L Gelpí
    • , Ivo G Gut
    • , Carlos López-Otín
    • , Modesto Orozco
    • , Jan O Korbel
    • , Elias Campo
    • , Xose S Puente
    •  & David Torrents

Perspective

Article

Letter

Resource

  • Resource |

    Efforts to improve the efficiency of photosynthesis in crop plants will benefit from a resource of transcriptomic and metabolomic data on maize and rice.

    • Lin Wang
    • , Angelika Czedik-Eysenberg
    • , Rachel A Mertz
    • , Yaqing Si
    • , Takayuki Tohge
    • , Adriano Nunes-Nesi
    • , Stephanie Arrivault
    • , Lauren K Dedow
    • , Douglas W Bryant
    • , Wen Zhou
    • , Jiajia Xu
    • , Sarit Weissmann
    • , Anthony Studer
    • , Pinghua Li
    • , Cankui Zhang
    • , Therese LaRue
    • , Ying Shao
    • , Zehong Ding
    • , Qi Sun
    • , Rohan V Patel
    • , Robert Turgeon
    • , Xinguang Zhu
    • , Nicholas J Provart
    • , Todd C Mockler
    • , Alisdair R Fernie
    • , Mark Stitt
    • , Peng Liu
    •  & Thomas P Brutnell

Erratum

Corrigendum

Careers and Recruitment