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December 7, 2020 Cover

Volume 98, Issue 47

The pandemic thrust the drug industry into the global spotlight

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Quote of the Week

“The mussels tried very, very hard to leave the surface. They really didn’t like it.”

Zhan Chen, researcher, University of Michigan

  • What 2020 has taught me about adversity

    We can’t prevent life’s challenges, but we can keep growing through them

  • Spaceflight disrupts mitochondrial function

    Cell’s energy-producing compartments link many physiological effects of a trip to space

  • Ginkgo to expand COVID-19 response with $1.1 billion US government loan

    Industrial biotech firm will expand facilities for optimizing biomaterials used in tests and vaccines

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Protein Folding

DeepMind AI predicts protein structures

Company’s AlphaFold program blows the competition out of the water at biennial protein-structure prediction contest