05 January 2016
Vol 9, Issue 409

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Online Cover This week features a Research Article that describes how the protein p62 enables macrophages to sequester aggregated proteins, thereby preventing these immune cells from exacerbating atherosclerosis. The image shows an aortic root section from a mouse model of atherosclerosis, with nuclei in blue, macrophages in turquoise, p62 in red, and polyubiquitinated proteins in green. [Image: Ismail Sergin/Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO]