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Table of Contents: January 2012

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Large aggregations of a new species of yeti crab (Kiwa n. sp.), a peltospiroid gastropod and a new species of stalked barnacle (Vulcanolepas n. sp.) can be seen around the base of the chimneys. Vent limpets, Lepetodrilus n. sp. can be seen on the carapaces of the yeti crabs and anemones are also present. See Rogers, et al. (e1001234).

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Perspective

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Community Pages

Putting the Pieces Together: Integrative Modeling Platform Software for Structure Determination of Macromolecular Assemblies

Daniel Russel, Keren Lasker, Ben Webb, Javier Velázquez-Muriel, Elina Tjioe, Dina Schneidman-Duhovny, Bret Peterson, Andrej Sali

Research Articles

The Discovery of New Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vent Communities in the Southern Ocean and Implications for Biogeography

Alex D. Rogers, Paul A. Tyler, Douglas P. Connelly, Jon T. Copley, Rachael James, Robert D. Larter, Katrin Linse, Rachel A. Mills, Alfredo Naveira Garabato, Richard D. Pancost, David A. Pearce, Nicholas V. C. Polunin, Christopher R. German, Timothy Shank, Philipp H. Boersch-Supan, Belinda J. Alker, Alfred Aquilina, Sarah A. Bennett, Andrew Clarke, Robert J. J. Dinley, Alastair G. C. Graham, Darryl R. H. Green, Jeffrey A. Hawkes, Laura Hepburn, Ana Hilario, Veerle A. I. Huvenne, Leigh Marsh, Eva Ramirez-Llodra, William D. K. Reid, Christopher N. Roterman, Christopher J. Sweeting, Sven Thatje, Katrin Zwirglmaier

Structural and Functional Loss in Restored Wetland Ecosystems

David Moreno-Mateos, Mary E. Power, Francisco A. Comín, Roxana Yockteng

Rapid Evolution of Enormous, Multichromosomal Genomes in Flowering Plant Mitochondria with Exceptionally High Mutation Rates

Daniel B. Sloan, Andrew J. Alverson, John P. Chuckalovcak, Martin Wu, David E. McCauley, Jeffrey D. Palmer, Douglas R. Taylor

Alternative Splicing of RNA Triplets Is Often Regulated and Accelerates Proteome Evolution

Robert K. Bradley, Jason Merkin, Nicole J. Lambert, Christopher B. Burge

A Modular Library of Small Molecule Signals Regulates Social Behaviors in Caenorhabditis elegans

Jagan Srinivasan, Stephan H. von Reuss, Neelanjan Bose, Alon Zaslaver, Parag Mahanti, Margaret C. Ho, Oran G. O'Doherty, Arthur S. Edison, Paul W. Sternberg, Frank C. Schroeder

Reconstructing Speech from Human Auditory Cortex

Brian N. Pasley, Stephen V. David, Nima Mesgarani, Adeen Flinker, Shihab A. Shamma, Nathan E. Crone, Robert T. Knight, Edward F. Chang

Sequential Analysis of Trans-SNARE Formation in Intracellular Membrane Fusion

Kannan Alpadi, Aditya Kulkarni, Veronique Comte, Monique Reinhardt, Andrea Schmidt, Sarita Namjoshi, Andreas Mayer, Christopher Peters

Substrate Specificity within a Family of Outer Membrane Carboxylate Channels

Elif Eren, Jagamya Vijayaraghavan, Jiaming Liu, Belete R. Cheneke, Debra S. Touw, Bryan W. Lepore, Mridhu Indic, Liviu Movileanu, Bert van den Berg

The Chromosomal Passenger Complex Activates Polo Kinase at Centromeres

Mar Carmena, Xavier Pinson, Melpi Platani, Zeina Salloum, Zhenjie Xu, Anthony Clark, Fiona MacIsaac, Hiromi Ogawa, Ulrike Eggert, David M. Glover, Vincent Archambault, William C. Earnshaw

Stochastic Expression of the Interferon-β Gene

Mingwei Zhao, Jiangwen Zhang, Hemali Phatnani, Stefanie Scheu, Tom Maniatis

Pulsed Feedback Defers Cellular Differentiation

Joe H. Levine, Michelle E. Fontes, Jonathan Dworkin, Michael B. Elowitz