Tomosyn’s tight regulation of neurotransmitter release distinguishes functions of two neuron classes at the fly neuromuscular junction.
Researchers glean a more complete picture of a structure called the nuclear pore complex by studying it directly inside cells.
Professor Markus Buehler composed it, and a South Korean orchestra performed it; it’s the latest in a series of artistic collaborations sparked by Buehler’s exploration of the structure of SARS-CoV-2.
Case’s new lab investigates why cancer arises when disruptions in cellular organization change how cells sense mechanical forces.
Unexpected findings in chemokine receptors once believed to be non-functional open up new fields of scientific inquiry.
Astrocytes with the APOE4 gene variant show deficits of a key cellular function, but overexpressing the gene PICALM overcame the defect.
Using engineered binder proteins to detect viral proteins or antibodies rather than RNA, new tests may overcome current challenges in testing for SARS-CoV-2 virus.
The protein Synaptotagmin 7 limits supply of neurotransmitter-containing vesicles for release at synapses.
Chemical engineer aims to create a test that can work in 10 minutes and doesn’t require specialized instruments or laboratory infrastructure.
Translated into sound, SARS-CoV-2 tricks our ear in the same way the virus tricks our cells.
Engineered signaling pathways could offer a new way to build synthetic biology circuits.