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Studies by the Schumacher and Brennan Laboratories on a Francisella tularensis transcription factor-nucleotide complex reveal underpinnings of virulence.
September 8, 2017
Studies on a Francisella tularensis transcription factor-nucleotide complex reveal underpinnings of virulence. ( Link1 ) ( Link2 )
Glycosylation of KEAP1 links nutrient sensing to redox stress signaling (Boyce Lab)
September 8, 2017
O‐GlcNAcylation is an essential, nutrient‐sensitive post‐translational modification, but its biochemical and phenotypic effects remain incompletely understood. To address this question,...
The Yang lab discovered a new ion conductance
August 30, 2017
The Yang lab discovered a new ion conductance that is important for cerebellar motor learning Inferior olivary (IO) neurons in...
Congratulations to Dr. Allison Stelling!
August 2, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Allison Stelling! Allison a postdoctoral fellow in the Al-Hashimi laboratory has just been awarded an NIH Postdoctoral...
Kate Meyer is named a 2017 Rita Allen Foundation Scholar
June 6, 2017
Kate Meyer is named a 2017 Rita Allen Foundation Scholar! Congratulations to Kate, who will use this scholarship to study...
Congratulations to Professor Maria A. Schumacher, awarded the Nanaline H. Duke Professor of Biochemistry
May 9, 2017
Duke University Awards Four School of Medicine Faculty 2017 Distinguished Professorships Congratulations to Professor Maria A. Schumacher, who on 5...
The Schumacher lab describe work revealing the first structures of the ParA Walker-box protein bound to nsDNA and its effector protein, ParB
April 24, 2017
The propagation of genetic material from one generation to the next, termed DNA segregation, is essential for all life and...
Time-Lapse Shows How Anticancer and Antiviral Drugs Get Into Cells
April 18, 2017
Time-Lapse Shows How Anticancer and Antiviral Drugs Get Into Cells. “Our study is the first to provide a visualization of...
Jane S. Richardson named a Fellow of the Biophysical Society.
January 23, 2017
Jane Richardson has been named one of seven 2017 Biophysical Society Fellows. Jane is being recognized for "her tremendous contributions...
Crystal structure of the MOP flippase MurJ in an inward-facing conformation.
January 12, 2017
The Duke University lab of Seok-Yong Lee, at Duke University School of Medicine have now provided the first close-up glimpse...