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Nanocage Builds Itself From Engineered Components
2014-06-06 03:03:25

A route for constructing protein nanomachines engineered for specific applications may be closer to reality.

2014-04-01 14:28:49

A humble ingredient of bread – baker's yeast – has provided scientists with remarkable new insights into understanding basic processes likely involved in diseases such as Parkinson's and cancer.

2013-10-24 10:23:58

The refractive power of the human eye lens relies on a densely packed mixture of proteins.

2013-07-08 12:09:26

Using highly sensitive fluorescent probes, a team of scientists from the University of Connecticut has captured the never-before-seen structural dynamics of an important protein channel inside the cell's primary power plant – the mitochondrion.

2013-04-26 14:11:20

Proteins, unlike diamonds, aren't forever.

Tiny Living Machines Self-assemble
2012-06-11 07:44:26

Insight may help the development of methods to treat diseases at the nanoscale

2012-03-06 23:52:44

A new semi-automated tool called pathwalking makes it possible to generate a "first draft" model of a protein fold taken from near-atomic resolution images of between three and six angstroms (Å), said researchers at the National Center for Macromolecular Imaging in the department of biochemistry at Baylor College of Medicine.

2012-03-06 23:07:50

A new semi-automated tool called pathwalking makes it possible to generate a "first draft" model of a protein fold taken from near-atomic resolution images of between three and six angstroms (Å), said researchers at the National Center for Macromolecular Imaging in the department of biochemistry at Baylor College of Medicine.

2011-12-21 22:47:54

University of Miami biology professor Akira Chiba is leading a multidisciplinary team to develop the first systematic survey of protein interactions within brain cells.

2011-04-18 13:27:07

Whether you're talking about genes, or neurons, or the workings of a virus, at the most fundamental level, biology is a matter of proteins.


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