Volume 603 Issue 7899

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Mechanism underlying a risk gene in neurodegeneration p.33

Messenger RNA from the gene UNC13A is misprocessed in people who have neurodegenerative diseases known as ALS and FTD. The discovery could explain the disease risk associated with variants in this gene.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00383-1

Plasmas primed for rapid pulse production p.34

A plasma-based device is set to challenge particle accelerators that generate high-quality light pulses, with evidence that the cheaper plasma platform can run at competitive repetition rates.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00544-2

Lung microbes mediate spinal-cord autoimmunity p.38

Lung bacteria modulate the activity of immune cells in the central nervous system in a rodent model of autoimmunity. This finding might shed light on the neuroinflammation associated with multiple sclerosis.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00468-x