Highlights

  • Ben Barres Spotlight Awards

    Researchers from underrepresented backgrounds, or from countries with limited funding to support their research, career and community, are encouraged to apply.

    Inside eLife
  • Follow the leader

    Study reveals a leader-follower relation between the two flagella responsible for moving the single-cell alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.

    Da Wei, Greta Quaranta ... Daniel SW Tam
    Research Article
  • Iron metabolism and cancer

    MEMO1 is an iron-binding protein that modulates iron homeostasis in cancer cells.

    Natalia Dolgova, Eva-Maria E Uhlemann ... Oleg Y Dmitriev
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    1. Developmental Biology

    Heterogeneity of Sonic Hedgehog response dynamics and fate specification in single neural progenitors

    Fengzhu Xiong, Andrea R. Tentner ... Sean G. Megason
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    2. Neuroscience

    Neural mechanism of rebooting the unconsciousness caused by midazolam

    LeYuan Gu, WeiHui Shao ... HongHai Zhang
    1. Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics

    Nucleosome wrapping energy in CpG islands and the role of epigenetic base modifications

    Rasa Giniūnaitė, Rahul Sharma ... Daiva Petkevičiūtė-Gerlach