15 November 2011
Vol 4, Issue 199

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that describes the role of decorin, a proteoglycan that is part of the extracellular matrix, in promoting inflammatory responses in sepsis and in tumors. The image shows a lung section from a wild-type mouse with LPS-induced sepsis that has been stained for decorin (red). [Image: Janet Beckmann/Pharmazentrum Frankfurt, Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany]