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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...
Congratulations to Laura Ganser!
December 6, 2016
Congratulations to Laura Ganser! Laura a fourth year Biochemistry graduate student in the Al-Hashimi laboratory has just been awarded an...
Kate Meyer is named a 2016 Blavatnik Regional Award Finalist.
October 18, 2016
Kate Meyer, who recently joined the Department of Biochemistry, was named the 2016 Blavatnik Regional Award Finalist. This award reflects...
Human NADPH-cytochrome P450 oxidoreductase (POR) gene mutations are associated with severe skeletal deformities and disordered steroidogenesis.
September 24, 2016
A current paper from Bettie Sue Masters demonstrates that, unlike previously described mutations, A287P causes POR deficiency disorder due to...
The Tao-Shih Hsieh, Ph.D. Memorial Lecture has been established by Dr. and Mrs. Y.T. Chen.
September 20, 2016
We are very pleased to announce that an endowed lectureship in honor of Dr. Tao-Shih Hsieh has been established by...
Yokoyama Lab paper published in Nature Chemical Biology.
September 20, 2016
Nikkomycins and polyoxins are antifungal peptidylnucleoside antibiotics active against human and plant pathogens. Here we report that during peptidylnucleoside biosynthesis...
Dr.s Tao Hsieh and Michael Been describe howTudor domain-containing protein 3 (TDRD3), a multidomain scaffold protein functions as an epigenetic reader on nuclear chromatin.
September 14, 2016
Tudor domain-containing protein 3 (TDRD3), a multidomain scaffold protein functions as an epigenetic reader on nuclear chromatin and binds with...