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Motor Man

By | September 1, 2017

Ron Vale has spent a career studying how molecular motors transport cargo within cells. He’s also developed tools to help scientists communicate their findings.

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Michael Smith: Biomechanic

By | September 1, 2013

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Boston University. Age: 37

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Transport Breakdown

By | July 1, 2013

Deficiencies in a cellular motor that carries a serotonin receptor are associated with anxiety in mice.

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Next Generation: Single Molecule Motor

By | September 9, 2011

Chemists design the first electrically-driven motor made from just one small molecule.

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