11 August 2020
Vol 13, Issue 644

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that shows how promoting the phosphorylation of a substrate-binding motif in the kinase PERK can reduce neuronal loss from prion infection in the brain without causing the pancreatic damage seen with conventional PERK inhibitors. The image is a transmission electron micrograph of prion protein fibrils. [Image: Scott Camazine/Science Source]