protein scaffolds
Contributors
Contributors
Karen Zusi | Jan 31, 2016
Meet some of the people featured in the February 2016 issue of The Scientist.
Fighting Back
Fighting Back
Mary Beth Aberlin | Jan 31, 2016
Plants can’t run away from attackers, so they’ve evolved unique immune defenses to protect themselves.
Antibody Alternatives
Antibody Alternatives
Paul Ko Ferrigno, Jane McLeod | Jan 31, 2016
Nucleic acid aptamers and protein scaffolds could change the way researchers study biological processes and treat disease.
Building Better Reagents
Building Better Reagents
Jane McLeod, Paul Ko Ferrigno | Jan 31, 2016
Facing problems of inconsistent, time-consuming, and costly antibody production, some researchers are turning to alternatives to target specific proteins of interest, in the lab and in the clinic.