09 February 2021
Vol 14, Issue 669

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that demonstrates that inheritance of the flagellum in Trypanosoma brucei, which is critical for virulence, requires strategically timed suppression of Polo-like kinase activity. The image is an electron micrograph that shows trypanosomes at various stages before and during cytokinesis with the original flagellum highlighted in pink and the newly synthesized flagellum highlighted in green. [Image: Ziyin Li/University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA].