15 January 2013
Vol 6, Issue 258

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Online Cover This week features a Focus Issue that complements the Science Special Issue on Inflammation. Research and commentary in this collection highlight the complex mechanisms by which inflammation occurs, signaling in inflammatory disease, and the need to understand the mechanisms that underlie the harmful and beneficial aspects of the inflammatory response. The image shows an artistic impression of inflammation in the skin. [Image: Chris Bickel, AAAS]