Our work on the toxic core of a-synuclein determined by MicroED has been published by Nature. You can find the paper here. Accompanying Nature News & Views here and an article in Chemical and Engineering News here. Highlights by Science Translation Medicine here and Medical Press here. Twitter blog here.
Our work, in collaboration with David Baker, on the design of self assembling protein two-dimensional lattices was published by Science. The article can be found here.
MicroEd was highlighted as a "Method of the Year 2014" by Nature Methods. Article can be found here.
Our structure and function study of sugar transport through the major facilitator superfamily member XylE has been published by Nature Communications. The article can be found here. A news feature written by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) can be found here.
Our MicroED structure determination of catalase was published by eLife. The article can be found here.
Congratulations to Brent Nannenga who won the Distinguished Young Scholar Seminar Award from the University of Washington ACES program. Details of the award can be found here.
Our work on the structure and function of AKAP18-PKA complex was published by eLife. You can read the paper here.
Our work on MicroED was published by eLife. You can read the paper here. An accompanying podcast can be found here. This paper was highlighted by eLife insight here and by HHMI news here. The Guardian also published a news piece on this work here. A highlight by Nature Methods can be found here.
Our work on the structure and function on aquaporin-0 in complex with Ca2+/calmodulin was published by Nature Structural & Molecular Biology. You can read the paper here. The work was also highlighted by the National Eye Institute here and by UC Irvine communications department here. This work was also highlighted by the visible embryo here, Science Daily here and by Science here.
Our work on the crystal structure of NarK, a Nitrate/Nitrite exchanger, was published by Nature. You can read the paper here. The work was also highlighted by Science here and a review published here.
Congratulations to Dr. Breanna Vollmar for successfuly completing her graduate studies and obtaining her PhD. Breanna will be moving onto Pharmacology in the next few weeks.
Our HCV IRES-40S cryo EM paper with Jeff Kieft was highlighted with a news feature from Science Daily here.
Tamir Gonen became a Member of The Royal Society of New Zealand.
Megan Filbin Joins the lab as a postdoctoral fellow.
Our work on the structure of purified yeast kinetochores was publisehd by Nature Structural & Molecular Biology. It was highlighted by Current Biology and by a news feature on the HHMI and Janelia websites. You can read the news feature here. The work was also featured as the cover article for NSMB.
Our work on the AQP0 phosphorylation by PKA and its recruitment with AKAP2 is highlighted by Nature PSI Biology. The work was featured as the cover story for the January issue of EMBO Molecular Medicine.
The Gonen lab moved to the Janelia Research Campus of the Howard hughes Medical Institute in Ashburn VA.