AI conference widely known as ‘NIPS’ changes its controversial acronym
AI conference widely known as ‘NIPS’ changes its controversial acronymAI conference widely known as ‘NIPS’ changes its controversial acronym, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07476-wThe major machine-learning meeting, now to be called NeurIPS, has faced increasing criticism over its name. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Holly Else Source Type: research

Conference widely known as ‘NIPS’ changes its controversial acronym
Conference widely known as ‘NIPS’ changes its controversial acronymConference widely known as ‘NIPS’ changes its controversial acronym, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07476-wThe major machine-learning meeting, now known as NeurIPS, has faced increasing criticism over its name. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Holly Else Source Type: research

A simple gadget nudges people to save energy in the shower
A simple gadget nudges people to save energy in the shower, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07471-1A long, hot rinse loses its allure when there’s an energy meter on view. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Cancer drug's stumbles prompt calls to rethink how immune therapies are tested
Cancer drug's stumbles prompt calls to rethink how immune therapies are tested, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07445-3Some researchers say that clinical trials of drugs to bolster the body's immune system are moving too fast. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Heidi Ledford Source Type: research

French science behemoth launches research-integrity office
French science behemoth launches research-integrity office, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07466-yEurope’s largest basic-research agency, the CNRS, wants to improve how it tackles misconduct investigations. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Declan Butler Source Type: research

Cryptic connections illuminate pathogen transmission within community networks
Cryptic connections illuminate pathogen transmission within community networks, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0720-zCryptic connections facilitate the community-wide spread of disease both within and among species. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Joseph R. Hoyt Kate E. Langwig J. Paul White Heather M. Kaarakka Jennifer A. Redell Allen Kurta John E. DePue William H. Scullon Katy L. Parise Jeffrey T. Foster Winifred F. Frick A. Marm Kilpatrick Source Type: research

Termite mounds dating back millennia can be seen from space
Termite mounds dating back millennia can be seen from space, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07459-xMounds of excavated dirt number into the millions and tower up to four metres tall. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

A switch by China’s home cooks helps to save millions of lives
A switch by China’s home cooks helps to save millions of livesA switch by China’s home cooks helps to save millions of lives, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07470-2Villagers clear the air by cutting consumption of ‘dirty’ fuels such as wood. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Late Middle Pleistocene Levallois stone-tool technology in southwest China
Late Middle Pleistocene Levallois stone-tool technology in southwest China, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0710-1Levallois stone-tool technology found at the Guanyindong Cave site in southwest China was dated to approximately 170,000–80,000 years ago, which is much earlier than previously thought. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Yue Hu Ben Marwick Jia-Fu Zhang Xue Rui Ya-Mei Hou Jian-Ping Yue Wen-Rong Chen Wei-Wen Huang Bo Li Source Type: research

VCAM-1+ macrophages guide the homing of HSPCs to a vascular niche
VCAM-1+ macrophages guide the homing of HSPCs to a vascular niche, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0709-7In zebrafish embryogenesis, nascent haematopoietic stem and progenitor cells (HSPCs), homing to a vascular niche for retention, are ushered by patrolling and guiding macrophages through integrin-mediated cell-cell recognition. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Dantong Li Wenzhi Xue Mei Li Mei Dong Jianwei Wang Xianda Wang Xiyue Li Kai Chen Wenjuan Zhang Shuang Wu Yingqi Zhang Lei Gao Yujie Chen Jianfeng Chen Bo O. Zhou Yi Zhou Xuebiao Yao Lin Li Dianqing Wu Weijun Pan Source Type: research

Change in future climate due to Antarctic meltwater
Change in future climate due to Antarctic meltwater, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0712-zAccounting for meltwater from the Antarctic Ice Sheet in simulations of global climate leads to substantial changes in future climate projections and identifies a potential feedback mechanism that exacerbates melting. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Ben Bronselaer Michael Winton Stephen M. Griffies William J. Hurlin Keith B. Rodgers Olga V. Sergienko Ronald J. Stouffer Joellen L. Russell Source Type: research

The first Mars rocks to return to Earth could come from this ancient lakebed
The first Mars rocks to return to Earth could come from this ancient lakebed, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07472-0NASA has chosen the landing site for its next Mars rover, which is set to launch in 2020. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Daily briefing: Life on a shrinking planet
Daily briefing: Life on a shrinking planet, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07481-z“A long escalator down to Hell”, a wake-up call for cancer immunotherapy and how quantum computers could hack the blockchain. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Flora Graham Source Type: research

Reduced oxygen consumption by fat cells improves metabolic defects
Reduced oxygen consumption by fat cells improves metabolic defects, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07248-6Low oxygen levels are a hallmark of expanding fat tissue in obesity, and can lead to type 2 diabetes. In addition to a lack of adequate blood supply, increased oxygen demand in fat cells now emerges as being key to this harmful state. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Nolwenn Joffin Philipp E. Scherer Source Type: research

Replication failures in psychology not due to differences in study populations
Replication failures in psychology not due to differences in study populations, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07474-yHalf of 28 attempted replications failed even under near-ideal conditions. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Brian Owens Source Type: research

Long-sought decay of the Higgs boson seen
Long-sought decay of the Higgs boson seen, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07405-xMeasurements of the strength of interactions between the Higgs boson and other particles test the current model of particle physics. A key part of this model has been confirmed by observing the most common decay of the Higgs boson. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Boris Tuchming Source Type: research

Quantum computers put blockchain security at risk
Quantum computers put blockchain security at risk, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07449-zBitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will founder unless they integrate quantum technologies, warn Aleksey K. Fedorov, Evgeniy O. Kiktenko and Alexander I. Lvovsky. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Aleksey K. Fedorov Evgeniy O. Kiktenko Alexander I. Lvovsky Source Type: research

The environment: what’s in a word?
The environment: what’s in a word?The environment: what’s in a word?, Published online: 19 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07463-1Huw Lewis-Jones reflects on how conceptualizing nature anew changed our relationship to it. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Huw Lewis-Jones Source Type: research

Largest overhaul of scientific units since 1875 wins approval
Largest overhaul of scientific units since 1875 wins approval, Published online: 16 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07424-8Official metal kilogram relinquishes its role to constants, but won’t yet retire — and more changes to scientific units are set to come. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Elizabeth Gibney Source Type: research

Skull-collecting ants slay with acid
Skull-collecting ants slay with acid, Published online: 16 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07458-yA potent chemical allows ants to slaughter larger prey. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Daily briefing: Exoplanet spotted orbiting Barnard’s star
Daily briefing: Exoplanet spotted orbiting Barnard’s starDaily briefing: Exoplanet spotted orbiting Barnard’s star, Published online: 16 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07467-xPlanet around the closest single star to our Sun, lab-grown brains produce human-like waves and au revoir to the arbitrary reference kilogram. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Flora Graham Source Type: research

Widespread plagiarism detected in many medical journals based in Africa
Widespread plagiarism detected in many medical journals based in Africa, Published online: 16 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07462-2Around 63% of articles from 100 sampled journals contained some text copied without attribution. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Linda Nordling Source Type: research

Largest overhaul of scientific units since the French Revolution wins approval
Largest overhaul of scientific units since the French Revolution wins approval, Published online: 16 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07424-8Official kilogram metal cylinder relinquishes its role to constants, but won’t yet retire — and more changes to scientific units are set to come. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Elizabeth Gibney Source Type: research

The Doctor Who theme and beyond: female pioneers of electronic music
The Doctor Who theme and beyond: female pioneers of electronic music, Published online: 16 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07439-1Joanne Baker lauds a paean to the experimentalists of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Joanne Baker Source Type: research

Ban on ‘gene drives’ is back on the UN’s agenda — worrying scientists
Ban on ‘gene drives’ is back on the UN’s agenda — worrying scientistsBan on ‘gene drives’ is back on the UN’s agenda — worrying scientists, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07436-4Research is moving fast on the divisive genetic technology, which could help to eradicate diseases but also risks altering ecosystems in unpredictable ways. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Ewen Callaway Source Type: research

Lab-grown ‘mini brains’ produce electrical patterns that resemble those of premature babies
Lab-grown ‘mini brains’ produce electrical patterns that resemble those of premature babiesLab-grown ‘mini brains’ produce electrical patterns that resemble those of premature babies, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07402-0Structures could help researchers to study the early stages of brain development disorders, including epilepsy. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Sara Reardon Source Type: research

Daily briefing: Coral scientist, former naturopath win Maddox prize
Daily briefing: Coral scientist, former naturopath win Maddox prize, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07451-5Brave science, Brexit deal and how to combine your passion with work. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Flora Graham Source Type: research

World’s first automated volcano forecast predicts Mount Etna’s eruptions
World’s first automated volcano forecast predicts Mount Etna’s eruptionsWorld’s first automated volcano forecast predicts Mount Etna’s eruptions, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07420-ySystem tracks infrasound waves to determine when an eruption is imminent — and alerts the Italian government. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Shannon Hall Source Type: research

Photobombing stars lead to cosmic false identity
Photobombing stars lead to cosmic false identity , Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07413-xImposters pose as the source of a bright cloud of gas. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Molecular net fishes sugar from blood
Molecular net fishes sugar from blood, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07406-wSynthetic tool that binds to glucose could prove useful for people with diabetes. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Plugging the leaky pipeline for UK female chemists
Plugging the leaky pipeline for UK female chemists, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07425-7The Royal Society of Chemistry has a plan to boost retention and promotion of female academic researchers. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Virginia Gewin Source Type: research

Brexit: what the draft deal means for science
Brexit: what the draft deal means for science, Published online: 15 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07423-9If approved, divorce agreement will see the United Kingdom leave the European nuclear-regulation body — but many uncertainties remain for research. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Elizabeth Gibney Source Type: research

Anthropogenic influences on major tropical cyclone events
Anthropogenic influences on major tropical cyclone events, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0673-2Climate model simulations reveal that recent destructive tropical cyclones would have been equally intense in terms of wind speed but would have produced less rainfall if these events had occurred in pre-industrial climates, and in future climates they would have greater wind speeds and rainfall. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Christina M. Patricola Michael F. Wehner Source Type: research

POLAR-guided signalling complex assembly and localization drive asymmetric cell division
POLAR-guided signalling complex assembly and localization drive asymmetric cell division, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0714-xPOLAR, identified in a survey of the protein interactome of BRASSINOSTEROID INSENSITIVE 2 in Arabidopsis thaliana, has a key role in coordinating cell polarity and enabling asymmetric cell division. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Anaxi Houbaert Cheng Zhang Manish Tiwari Kun Wang Alberto de Marcos Serrano Daniel V. Savatin Mounashree J. Urs Miroslava K. Zhiponova Gustavo E. Gudesblat Isabelle Vanhoutte Dominique Eeckhout Sjef Boeren Mansour Karimi Camilla Betti Thomas Jacobs Carmen Source Type: research

Widespread but heterogeneous responses of Andean forests to climate change
Widespread but heterogeneous responses of Andean forests to climate change, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0715-9With global warming, Andean forests are changing to include more trees of low-elevation, heat-loving species but rates of compositional change are not uniform across elevations and are insufficient to keep species in equilibrium with climate. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Bel én Fadrique Selene B áez Álvaro Duque Agustina Malizia Cecilia Blundo Julieta Carilla Oriana Osinaga-Acosta Lucio Malizia Miles Silman William Farf án-Ríos Yadvinder Malhi Kenneth R. Young Francisco Cuesta C. Jurgen Homeier Manuel Peralvo Esteban Source Type: research

Hemimastigophora is a novel supra-kingdom-level lineage of eukaryotes
Hemimastigophora is a novel supra-kingdom-level lineage of eukaryotes, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0708-8Phylogenetic analyses based on single-cell transcriptomic data from two hemimastigotes, a Spironema species and the newly described Hemimastix kukwesjijk, indicate that Hemimastigophora is a supra-kingdom-level lineage of eukaryotes. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Gordon Lax Yana Eglit Laura Eme Erin M. Bertrand Andrew J. Roger Alastair G. B. Simpson Source Type: research

Massive trial shows limited value for popular supplements
Massive trial shows limited value for popular supplements, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07391-0No evidence found to indicate that vitamin D and fish oil fight cancer. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Improved mosquito genome points to population-control strategies
Improved mosquito genome points to population-control strategies, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07266-4A high-quality genome sequence for the mosquito Aedes aegypti has now been assembled. The sequence will enable researchers to identify genes that could be targeted to keep mosquito populations at bay. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Susan E. Celniker Source Type: research

Crater gouged by huge space rock found under Greenland ice
Crater gouged by huge space rock found under Greenland ice, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07421-xA meteorite spanning up to 1.5 kilometres carved the newfound scar. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: research

Autophagy maintains tumour growth through circulating arginine
Autophagy maintains tumour growth through circulating arginine, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0697-7Mice with whole-body or liver-specific deletion of Atg7 release circulating arginase I and have reduced levels of serum arginine, which impairs the growth of allografted arginine-auxotrophic tumours. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Laura Poillet-Perez Xiaoqi Xie Le Zhan Yang Yang Daniel W. Sharp Zhixian Sherrie Hu Xiaoyang Su Anurag Maganti Cherry Jiang Wenyun Lu Haiyan Zheng Marcus W. Bosenberg Janice M. Mehnert Jessie Yanxiang Guo Edmund Lattime Joshua D. Rabinowitz Eileen White Source Type: research

A candidate super-Earth planet orbiting near the snow line of Barnard’s star
A candidate super-Earth planet orbiting near the snow line of Barnard’s starA candidate super-Earth planet orbiting near the snow line of Barnard’s star, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0677-yAnalysis of 20 years of observations of Barnard’s star from seven facilities reveals a signal with a period of 233 days that is indicative of a companion planet. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: I. Ribas M. Tuomi A. Reiners R. P. Butler J. C. Morales M. Perger S. Dreizler C. Rodr íguez-López J. I. Gonz ález Hernández A. Rosich F. Feng T. Trifonov S. S. Vogt J. A. Caballero A. Hatzes E. Herrero S. V. Jeffers M. Lafarga F. Murgas R. P. Nelson E Source Type: research

The not-so-dangerous lives of Neanderthals
The not-so-dangerous lives of Neanderthals, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07343-8Have Neanderthals gained an unfair reputation for having led highly violent lives? A comparison of skulls of Neanderthals and prehistoric humans in Eurasia reveals no evidence of higher levels of trauma in these hominins. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Marta Miraz ón Lahr Source Type: research

Linking a cell-division gene and a suicide gene to define and improve cell therapy safety
Linking a cell-division gene and a suicide gene to define and improve cell therapy safety, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0733-7Introduction of a suicide gene together with a linked cell-division gene to generate a safe-cell system enables the selective elimination of proliferating cells after cell transplantation in mouse models of cell therapy. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Qin Liang Claudio Monetti Maria V. Shutova Eric J. Neely Sabiha Hacibekiroglu Huijuan Yang Christopher Kim Puzheng Zhang Chengjin Li Kristina Nagy Maria Mileikovsky Istvan Gyongy Hoon-Ki Sung Andras Nagy Source Type: research

Cell atlas reveals the landscape of early pregnancy
Cell atlas reveals the landscape of early pregnancy, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07317-wRNA sequencing of thousands of single cells located at the interface between mother and fetus in early pregnancy reveals remarkable complexity in the cell types and regulatory networks that support reproduction. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Sumati Rajagopalan Eric O. Long Source Type: research

Water input into the Mariana subduction zone estimated from ocean-bottom seismic data
Water input into the Mariana subduction zone estimated from ocean-bottom seismic data, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0655-4Seismic images of Earth’s crust and uppermost mantle around the Mariana trench show widespread serpentinization, suggesting that much more water is subducted than previously thought. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Chen Cai Douglas A. Wiens Weisen Shen Melody Eimer Source Type: research

The hippocampus is crucial for forming non-hippocampal long-term memory during sleep
The hippocampus is crucial for forming non-hippocampal long-term memory during sleep, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0716-8Hippocampal activity during a period of sleep after memory encoding is crucial for forming long-term memories in rats, even for types of memory considered not to be hippocampus-dependent. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Anuck Sawangjit Carlos N. Oyanedel Niels Niethard Carolina Salazar Jan Born Marion Inostroza Source Type: research

Similar cranial trauma prevalence among Neanderthals and Upper Palaeolithic modern humans
Similar cranial trauma prevalence among Neanderthals and Upper Palaeolithic modern humans, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0696-8Neanderthals and Upper Palaeolithic modern humans exhibit similar overall incidences of cranial trauma that are higher for males of both taxa; however, there are species-specific, age-related variations in trauma prevalence. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Judith Beier Nils Anthes Joachim Wahl Katerina Harvati Source Type: research

Urbanization exacerbated the rainfall and flooding caused by hurricane Harvey in Houston
Urbanization exacerbated the rainfall and flooding caused by hurricane Harvey in Houston, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0676-zModelling the contribution of urbanization to the impacts associated with hurricane Harvey in August 2017 shows that urbanization worsens rainfall and flooding. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Wei Zhang Gabriele Villarini Gabriel A. Vecchi James A. Smith Source Type: research

Daily briefing: A 250-year-long educational experiment
Daily briefing: A 250-year-long educational experiment, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-07437-3Education leaves its mark, ‘reprogrammed’ stem cells for Parkinson’s, and the Koreas team up to tackle tuberculosis and malaria. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Flora Graham Source Type: research

Sensitive tumour detection and classification using plasma cell-free DNA methylomes
Sensitive tumour detection and classification using plasma cell-free DNA methylomes, Published online: 14 November 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0703-0An immunoprecipitation-based protocol is developed to analyse DNA methylation in small quantities of circulating cell-free DNA, and can detect and classify cancers in plasma samples from several tumour types. (Source: Nature AOP)
Source: Nature AOP - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Shu Yi Shen Rajat Singhania Gordon Fehringer Ankur Chakravarthy Michael H. A. Roehrl Dianne Chadwick Philip C. Zuzarte Ayelet Borgida Ting Ting Wang Tiantian Li Olena Kis Zhen Zhao Anna Spreafico Tiago da Silva Medina Yadon Wang David Roulois Ilias Ettaye Source Type: research