18 Oct 2018
Left: The Ebola virus consists of the lipid bilayer (envelope), several kinds of the viral protein, and the genomic RNA. Right: The NP-RNA complex inside the virus forms a helical structure....
Type: Photo
12 Jan 2018
Made up of nucleosomes—roll-shaped bundles of DNA and protein—heterochromatin is connected by a velcro-like feature called Heterochromatin Protein 1.  
Type: Photo
12 Jan 2018
Housed in the nucleus, chromatin consists of tightly packed DNA and proteins. A form of chromatin, heterochromatin has proven difficult to image due to its flexibility and very small size.
Type: Photo
12 Jan 2018
Wireless headphones, two yo-yos connected by a string, earmuffs: all these items could be used to describe a tiny structure inside a cell’s nucleus. For decades, scientists could only speculate about...
Type: Press release
1 Aug 2012
An illustration of how the human papillomavirus (HPV) capsid self-assembles in vitro from individual proteins into virus-like particles. Pharmaceutical companies take advantage of this process to...
Type: Video
6 Jun 2012
Matthias Wolf was supposed to be a pharmacist. He studied pharmacology as an undergraduate, even though he was “more interested in the essential properties of life,” he says. But then he changed tack...
Type: News Article
6 Jun 2012
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