Volume 583 Issue 7818



News Features

News & Views

An umbrella approach to test lung cancer therapies p.688

A clinical trial has tested the use of gene-sequencing results for lung cancer to match patients to targeted therapies. Some paired treatments were a good fit, but others did not succeed, for reasons that will require further exploration.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-02062-5

Growth-mediated sensing of long-term cold in plants p.690

The prolonged cold of winter is required for the flowering of many plants. Now the identification of a previously unknown long-term cold-sensing mechanism helps to reveal how plants are able to time their flowering correctly.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-02060-7