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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.

September 2017

Molecular machines open cell membranes

García-López V, Pal R, Tour JM et al. Nature, 548, 567–572.


August 2017

Mouth-clicks used by blind expert human echolocators – signal description and model based signal synthesis

Thaler L, Reich GM, Zhang X, Wang D, Smith GE, Tao Z, et al. PLoS Comput Biol 13(8): e1005670.

July 2017

Precise spatio-temporal control of rapid optogenetic cell ablation with mem-KillerRed in Zebrafish

Buckley C, Girkin JM & Mullins JJ et al. Scientific Reports.

June 2017

Functional and phylogenetic evidence of a bacterial origin for the first enzyme in sphingolipid biosynthesis in a phylum of eukaryotic protozoan parasites.

Mina J, Thye J,Dods R, Groftehauge M,Pohl E & Denny PW et al. Journal of Biological Chemistry.

May 2017

Sub-nanometre mapping of the aquaporin-water interface with multifrequency atomic force microscopy.

Ricci M, Quinlan RA & Voïtchovsky K. Soft Matter 2017.

April 2017

Construction of a chassis for a tripartite protien-based molecular motor.

Bromley E et al. ACS Synthetic Biology, 2017. 

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