'Evolved' Protein May Stop Cancer From Spreading|
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Experimental therapy stopped the metastasis of breast and ovarian cancers in lab mice, pointing toward a safe and effective alternative to chemotherapy.
Protein Crystalline Frameworks: A New Class of Materials
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Scientists at the Helmholtz Center Berlin (HZB) along with researchers at China’s Fudan University have characterized a new class of materials called protein crystalline frameworks (PCFs).
Worm Virus Details Come to Light
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Rice University scientists have won a race to find the crystal structure of rare nematode virus, known to infect the most abundant animal on Earth.
Structure of Molecular Machine for Targeted Viral DNA Destruction Determined
Friday, August 08, 2014
The MSU-led research provides the first detailed blueprint of a multi-subunit “molecular machinery” that bacteria use to detect and destroy invading viruses.
Investment in New Capability for Materials Analysis
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Johnson Matthey, Oxford University, Diamond Light Source announce the creation a state-of-the-art materials characterisation facility at the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus.
Flu’s Mechanisms Clues Uncovered
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Researchers from Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine have analyzed how influenza-related proteins help infect cells.
Innovative Technology Enables First Crystal Structure of mGlu5 Transmembrane Domain to be Determined
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Several novel drug candidates have been identified to help treat specific neuropsychiatric disorders.
Neutron Crystallography Resolves Long-Standing Molecular Mystery
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Research has implications for understanding of oxidative processes within living cells which is crucially important for drug development.
Considering the ‘Anticrystal’
Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Researchers have evidence of a new concept, the anticrystal, a theoretical solid that is completely disordered.