Latest Organelles Stories
Scientists at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany, have combined the power of two kinds of microscope to produce a 3-dimensional movie of how cells ‘swallow’ nutrients and other molecules by engulfing them.
Programmed cell death (PCD) is a highly regulated process that occurs in all animals and plants as part of normal development and in response to the environment.
New research identifies special protein that determines what goes where
How a transport protein obtains its driving force from the energy storage molecule ATP, has been tracked dynamically by RUB researchers.
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have identified a series of intricate biochemical steps that lead to the successful production of proteins, the basic working units of any cell.
Finding biocompatible carriers that can get drugs to their targets in the body involves significant challenges.
What’s good news in one setting might spell disaster in another.
Strings of all kinds, when jostled, wind up in knots.
Johns Hopkins scientists have engineered cells that behave like AND and OR Boolean logic gates, producing an output based on one or more unique inputs.
Our cells breathe and digest, as does the organism as a whole.