25 July 2017
Vol 10, Issue 489

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that shows that natriuretic peptides improve metabolism by signaling in adipose tissue, not in skeletal muscle. The image shows hematoxylin and eosin staining of gonadal white adipose tissue from a control mouse on a high-fat diet. [Image: Wei Wu/Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, Orlando, USA, and Fudan University, Shanghai, China]