Volume 608 Issue 7921

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

The social connections that shape economic prospects p.37

Data on 21 billion Facebook connections reveal that a new measure of social capital — childhood friendships between people of high and low socio-economic status — is linked to economic mobility later in life.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01843-4

Escort proteins for cellular zinc ions p.38

A metallochaperone protein that ensures that zinc ions are delivered to a crucial cellular enzyme has now been discovered. The finding underscores the subtleties of controlling cellular zinc allocation when the metal is scarce.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01988-2