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Cells of the immune system are in constant communication, notifying each other about dangers and deciding how to mobilize the best defense. Chemokines are a central part of this communication system. They are small proteins that are secreted by one cell and then sensed by receptors on the surface of another cell, which tell it the proper direction to go. PSI... Read More
Nature is full of surprises, and sometimes you can find treasures hidden in the most unlikely places. A few years ago, scientists found one of these treasures in a bacterium that attacks plants: a modular protein that can read the sequence of nucleotides in DNA. Structural understanding of this protein opens the door to all manner of applications in medicine and... Read More
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