Volume 611 Issue 7937

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Flies catch wind of where smells come from p.667

A clever application of perception-altering technology, enabled by genetic manipulations, provides insight into how fruit flies follow tendrils of airborne odour plumes to localize the source of smells.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-03561-3

25 years of the segmentation clock gene p.671

The discovery of a gene that mediates periodic segmentation of the developing backbone of vertebrate embryos opened up research into how the pace of development is controlled by a molecular clock that has a species-specific rhythm.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-03562-2

Shock waves spark blazing light from black holes p.673

Radiation from a jet of ultrafast particles powered by a supermassive black hole suggests that the particles are accelerated by shock waves propagating along the jet, making them shine with the brightness of 100 billion Suns.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-03768-4

A spatial perspective on bacteria in tumours p.674

Bacteria are frequently present in human cancers. The use of state-of-the-art methods for tumour analysis that capture spatial information and single-cell molecular profiles paves the way to clarifying the roles of these microorganisms.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-03669-6