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Biophysical Sciences Institute


Article of the Month

Below are selected interdisciplinary publications from BSI members. These Articles of the Month are chosen by BSI members for their innovative approach and impact, both on their respective fields and their wider impact.

June 2018

An Immune-Responsive Cytoskeletal-Plasma Membrane Feedback Loop in Plants

Sassmann S, Hussey PJ & Deeks MJ. Current Biology, 2018.

May 2018

Stabilising Peptoid Helices Using Non‐Chiral Fluoro‐Alkyl Monomers

Gimenez D, Aguilar JA, Bromley EHC & Cobb SL. Angewandte Chemie Int Ed., 2018,

March 2018

Identifying inhibitors of the Leishmania inositol phosphorylceramide synthase with antiprotozoal activity using a yeast-based assay and ultra-high throughput screening platform

Norcliffe JL, Mina JG, Alvarez-Ruiz E, Cantizani-Perez J, de Dios-Anton F, Colmenarejo G, Gonzalez-Del Valle S, Marco-Martin M, Fiandor JM, Martin-Plaza JJ, Steel PG & Denny PW. Nature Scientific Reports 2018.

February 2018

Structural principles that enable oligomeric small heat-shock protein paralogs to evolve distinct functions

Benesch JLP, Degiacomi MT et al. Science 2018

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January 2018

On the Critical Casimir Interaction between Anisotropic Inclusions on a Membrane

Benet J, Paillusson F, Kusumaatmaja H, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2017.

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