endoplasmic reticulum
Structural Details of Endoplasmic Reticulum Revealed
Structural Details of Endoplasmic Reticulum Revealed
Jef Akst | Oct 28, 2016
The ribosome-associated organelle consists of tightly packed tubes, not flat sheets as previously believed, according to new super-resolution microscopy images.
Gia Voeltz: Cellular Cartographer
Gia Voeltz: Cellular Cartographer
Karen Zusi | Dec 1, 2015
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder. Age: 43
Targeted ER Breakdown
Targeted ER Breakdown
Ashley P. Taylor | Jun 17, 2015
Researchers identify receptors that target the endoplasmic reticulum for degradation by autophagy in yeast and mice. 
Palade Particles, 1955
Palade Particles, 1955
Kerry Grens | Feb 1, 2014
Electron microscopy led to the first identification of what would later be known as ribosomes.
Palade and His Particles
Palade and His Particles
Kerry Grens | Feb 1, 2014
Nobel Laureate Christian de Duve discusses the impact of George Palade’s work on ribosomes.
Organelle Architecture
Organelle Architecture
Mary Beth Aberlin | Dec 1, 2013
There’s beauty in a cell’s marriage of structure and function.
Intracellular Spirals
Intracellular Spirals
Kate Yandell | Dec 1, 2013
Membrane twists connect stacked endoplasmic reticulum sheets.
Bile Compound Prevents Diabetes in Mice
Bile Compound Prevents Diabetes in Mice
Kerry Grens | Nov 14, 2013
A chemical prevalent in the bear gallbladder abates a cellular stress response and stalls the progression of type 1 diabetes in rodents.
The Subcellular World Revealed, 1945
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 1, 2012
The first electron microscope to peer into an intact cell ushers in the new field of cell biology.
Give Me a Hug
Tia Ghose | Feb 1, 2012
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