They play an important role in diseases such as diabetes and
epilepsy but until now the structure and activity of proteins found
in cell membranes have been little understood compared to proteins
dissolved within the cell's cytoplasm,...
Researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Sciences have
discovered a way of making membrane proteins in bacterial cells,
opening the door to new and improved treatments for a host of human
A pioneering research project could pave the way for more effective
drug treatments for diseases including cancer, parasitic, bacterial
and viral diseases by visualising, in detail, membrane proteins
that have the potential to be...