17 September 2013
Vol 6, Issue 293

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that suggests that the lipoxygenase product 15(S)-HETE exacerbates atherosclerosis by enhancing the production of proinflammatory factors by macrophages. The image is of a cryosection of a mouse aortic arch immunostained to show macrophages recruited to an atherosclerotic lesion. [Image: Sivareddy Kotla and Nikhlesh K. Singh, Department of Physiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center]