Volume 603 Issue 7902

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Immune cells alter genetic decoding in cancer p.582

Cancer cells make proteins in which the amino acid phenylalanine is swapped for tryptophan when immune cells trigger a tryptophan shortage. This finding reveals unexpected dynamics of genetic decoding.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00637-y

Promising reversible protein inhibitors kept on target p.583

Compounds that form reversible covalent bonds with lysine amino-acid residues in proteins have high potential for drug discovery. A chemical group has been reported that prolongs the time for which such compounds bind to their targets.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00692-5

A smart sensor that can be woven into everyday life p.585

A hybrid design combines sensitivity and flexibility to create an acoustic single-fibre sensor that can be knitted into fabric. The future of tracking our health and fitness looks wearable — and perhaps even implantable.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00691-6