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Volume 36, Issue 9, September 2014

Hitting the weak spot: New therapeutic strategies to treat cancer. Highlighted article: Targeting cancer's weaknesses (not its strengths): Therapeutic strategies suggested by the atavistic model (pages 827-835)

adaptive immunity, cancer therapy, carcinogenesis, evolution of multicellularity

How to assemble oligomeric protein complexes. Highlighted article: Lean forward: Genetic analysis of temperature-sensitive mutants unfolds the secrets of oligomeric protein complex assembly (pages 836-846)

forward genetics, molecular biology, molecular genetics, oligomeric proteins, random mutagenesis, septins

Keep your mice warm: How ambient temperature impacts murine cancer models. Highlighted article: Mild cold-stress depresses immune responses: Implications for cancer models involving laboratory mice (pages 884-891)

cancer, immunology, murine model, norepinephrine, stress, T cells, thermoregulation

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