Cover ImageCover: Black truffles (Tuber melanosporum), among the world's most expensive delicacies, are prized for—and located by—their distinct aroma, the characteristics of which are determined by their commensal bacteria(see p. 498).(Image © kcline/iStockphoto.)
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Cover ImageVaccines are crucial for controlling the spread of influenza, but currently are only effective against a limited mix of strains. A universal vaccine remains elusive, but progress is being made (see p. 433). (Image © James King-Holmes/ Science Source.)
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