Cracking Down on Cancer: A Profile of Owen Witte
Cracking Down on Cancer: A Profile of Owen Witte
Through his studies on cancer-causing viruses, the University of California, Los Angeles, professor has helped develop lifesaving treatments.
Cracking Down on Cancer: A Profile of Owen Witte
Cracking Down on Cancer: A Profile of Owen Witte

Through his studies on cancer-causing viruses, the University of California, Los Angeles, professor has helped develop lifesaving treatments.

Through his studies on cancer-causing viruses, the University of California, Los Angeles, professor has helped develop lifesaving treatments.

membrane
How to Win at Westerns
How to Win at Westerns
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Oct 2, 2020
Download this ebook to learn the ins and outs of Western blotting!
Image of the Day: Unusual ATP Synthase
Image of the Day: Unusual ATP Synthase
Emily Makowski | Jan 8, 2020
A single-celled organism has an energy-producing enzyme with unique features.
Infographic: Caveolae Form and Function
Infographic: Caveolae Form and Function
Ben Nichols | May 31, 2018
Researchers interrogate the cavernous structures on the surface of cells to better understand how they affect membrane function.
New Technologies Shed Light on Caveolae
New Technologies Shed Light on Caveolae
Ben Nichols | May 31, 2018
The functions of the cellular invaginations identified more than half a century ago are now beginning to be understood in detail.
Molecules that Could Form “Membranes” Found Above Titan
Molecules that Could Form “Membranes” Found Above Titan
Jef Akst | Jul 31, 2017
Vinyl cyanide is thought to rain down onto Saturn’s largest moon, though whether the molecule self-assembles into membrane-like structures is unclear.
Opinion: Life’s X Factor
Opinion: Life’s X Factor
Nick Lane | Aug 4, 2015
Did endosymbiosis—and the innovations in membrane bioenergetics it engendered—make it possible for eukaryotic life to evolve?
Next Generation: Synthetic Phospholipids Track Cancer
Next Generation: Synthetic Phospholipids Track Cancer
Ruth Williams | Jun 11, 2014
Scientists generate tumor-targeting molecules that can be used for imaging and treatment.
Palade Particles, 1955
Palade Particles, 1955
Kerry Grens | Jan 31, 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 | Jan 31, 2014
Nobel Laureate Christian de Duve discusses the impact of George Palade’s work on ribosomes.