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Correlative single-molecule FRET and DNA-PAINT imaging

July 2018. Correlative single-molecule FRET and DNA-PAINT imaging opens the door for accurate distance readout in the 1–10 nm range.


68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

July 2018. Hartmut Michel’s presentation to an international audience of young scientists is available online


Complexities of organelle biology

July 2018. With the complexities of organelle communication and their dynamics under intense investigation, what are the new principles that are emerging, and where is the field headed?


Dynamics of nucleic acids at room temperature revealed by pulsed EPR

June 2018. New method to study dynamics of biomolecules with atomistic resolution at physiological temperature


Optimizing nanotool structure for tracking proteins

June 2018. Scaffold design of trivalent chelator heads dictates high-affinity and stable His-tagged protein labeling in vitro and in cellulo


Complementing conventional antibiotics

May 2018. Frankfurt scientists reveal atomic details for one of Legionella’s enzymatic weapons and develop first inhibitor


Silicon chips with transparent microcavities for high-throughput optical studies of single membrane proteins

May 2018. Transparent chip design provides parallel and independent fluorescent readout of both cavities and buffer reservoir for unbiased single-transporter recordings


Structure, mechanism, and regulation of the chloroplast ATP synthase

May 2018. High-resolution cryo-EM structure of an intact chloroplast ATP synthase provides new insights into an ancient biological process


Stefan Knapp elected EMBO member

May 2018. Bridge between epigenetics and cancer treatment


High frequency neural spiking and auditory signaling by ultrafast red-shifted optogenetics

May 2018. Optical cochlear implants restore auditory nerve activity in deaf mice


Donated chemical probes for open science

April 2018. Innovative selective small molecule modulators of protein function now available as new tools for the scientific community


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