New insights reveal how herpesvirus infiltrates the nervous system.
Herpes Kidnaps Proteins to Take Up Residence in the Nervous System
Roni Dengler, PhD | Dec 6, 2021 | 3 min read
The herpes virus hitches a ride to the nuclei of neurons from a surprising source.
Motor Man
Anna Azvolinsky | Sep 1, 2017 | 9 min read
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.
Sharing the Load
Dan Cossins | May 1, 2013 | 2 min read
By varying the size of their steps, dynein motor proteins work effectively as teams to carry heavy loads around the cell.
Motor Lock
Edyta Zielinska | Jan 1, 2012 | 2 min read
Editor’s choice in structural biology