06 August 2019
Vol 12, Issue 593

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that shows that the kinase HIPK2 is necessary for proper palate development in mice because it stimulates apoptosis of the seam cells located along the boundary where the two palatal shelves meet. The image shows cell nuclei in the embryonic palate after the palatal shelves have fused prior to elimination of the seam cells. [Image: Ke et al./Science Signaling]