Near-atomic cryo-EM imaging of a small protein displayed on a designed scaffolding system

Significance New electron microscopy (EM) methods are making…

Low-complexity domains adhere by reversible amyloid-like interactions between kinked β-sheets

Control of metabolism by compartmentation is a widespread feature…

Structure-based inhibitors of tau aggregation

Published in Nature Chemistry Aggregated tau protein is associated…

Protocols for some Crystallization Stock Solutions

Dan Anderson We have our own water machine to make HPLC…

How to Prepare Heavy Atom Derivatives with Dimethyl Mercury and Tetraethyl Lead

How to Prepare Heavy Atom Derivatives with Dimethyl Mercury and…

De novo phasing with X-ray laser reveals mosquito larvicide BinAB structure

Publication in Nature, view here Abstract BinAB is a naturally…

UCLA-DOE PI's visit the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

UCLA-DOE PI's visit the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory…

Todd Yeates work highlighted in Science

Todd Yeates lab published in Science and highlighted on the…

UCLA CORES

UCLA Core Technology Centers have created a new database of campus…

UCLA Scientists Test New Strategy That Could Help Fight Ovarian Cancer

  Approach borrows from technique of inhibiting protein…

Uncovering the Mechanism of Aggregation of Human Transthyretin

Published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the work of…

2015 Postdoctoral Awardees

Three Postdocs from MBI Labs were recipients of the 2015 Postdoc…

Mapping the energy landscape for second stage folding of a single membrane protein

A collaboration between Bowie Laboratory and  a research…

Electron Microscope Yields Finer Structure of α-Synuclein, Aβ Fibrils

  Via ALZFORUM on 17 Sep 2015: "Protein aggregates associated…

Diffusion accessibility as a method for visualizing macromolecular surface geometry.

Published in Protein Science, Oct 2015. Important three-dimensional…

Conserved SMP domains of the ERMES complex bind phospholipids and mediate tether assembly

In a new PNAS article, members of the UCLA-DOE Institute, Andrew…

Upcoming Minisymposium: Frontier Problems and Technologies in Bioenergy and Biodesign

On September 14, 2015, the UCLA-DOE Institute of Genomics and…