HSP110 dependent HSP70 disaggregation machinery mediates prion-like propagation of amyloidogenic proteins in metazoaby Tittelmeier et al.

Two sides of the same coin: Hsp110 activity protects against amorphous protein aggregation, but promotes amyloid aggregation and toxicity in C. elegans models.

Selected by Tessa Sinnige. Read the preLight here

Tumors Exploit Dedicated Intracellular Vesicles to Program T cell Responsesby Roberts et al.

Dendritic cells bring enough to share: cell-cell transfer of tumor antigens in lymph nodes.

Selected by Tim Fessenden. Read the preLight here

Ephrin-B1 blocks adult cardiomyocyte proliferation and heart regenerationby Cauquil et al.

A new link between CM rod shape and proliferation - Ephrin B1 sequestration of Yap1 at the lateral membrane.

Selected by Suraj Kannan. Read the preLight here

Single Cell Gene Expression Analysis Reveals Human Stem Cell-Derived Graft Composition in a Cell Therapy Model of Parkinson's Diseaseby Tiklová et al.

What's in my graft? Single-cell RNAseq comparison of fetal midbrain and stem cell-derived dopamine neuron progenitors transplanted into Parkinson's disease model rats shows many similarities and several COLorful differences!

Selected by Jessica Xie. Read the preLight here

Axon-like protrusions promote small cell lung cancer migration and metastasisby Yang et al.

Neuron+cancer cell=deadly combination! Yang et al. find that cancers that exhibit a neuronal phenotype metastasize more.

Selected by Pavithran Ravindran. Read the preLight here

Mechanotransduction of strain regulates an invasive phenotype in newly transformed epithelial cellsby Chagnon-Lessard et al.

How the everyday movement of tissues affects cell-cell interactions and the initiation of cancer.

Selected by William Hill. Read the preLight here

Cerebellar Purkinje cell microcircuits are essential for tremorby Brown et al.

Be on good talking terms with your neighbours, or things could go south. In the brain, bad conversations between Purkinje cells and their immediate neighbours, the cerebellar nuclei, can cause tremors.

Selected by Sruthi Balakrishnan. Read the preLight here

Coexistence with Pseudomonas aeruginosa alters Staphylococcus aureus transcriptome, antibiotic resistance and internalization into epithelial cellsby Briaud et al.

Friends with benefits: Mutualism between Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus in Cystic Fibrosis patients.

Selected by Sharmada Swaminath. Read the preLight here

GeneWalk identifies relevant gene functions for a biological context using network representation learningby Ietswaart et al.

Fear the Walking Gene: knowledge-based machine learning is able to highlight gene functions relevant for a distinct biological context.

Selected by Ramona Jühlen. Read the preLight here

The enteric nervous system of the human and mouse colon at a single-cell resolutionby Drokhlyansky et al.

Meet the 1%: single-cell RNAseq of human & mouse enteric nervous system reveals core transcriptional programs of enteric neurons, DEGs by circadian phase & colon location, new models for intestinal peristalsis, neuro-immune interactions, and more!

Selected by Jessica Xie. Read the preLight here

Variant antigen diversity in Trypanosoma vivax is not driven by recombinationby Pereira et al.

Do we know enough about Trypanosome spp. mechanisms of antigenic variation? T. vivax challenges our current understanding of variant antigen diversity.

Selected by Mariana De Niz. Read the preLight here

COMET: A toolkit for composing customizable genetic programs in mammalian cellsby Donahue et al.

Reaching for the shooting stars: a COMET toolkit for bespoke mammalian cell genetic programming.

Selected by Zhang-He Goh. Read the preLight here