Cell biology

Laboratory Officer Nicole Schieber working in EMBL's Electron Microscopy Core Facility. PHOTO: Viola Oorschot/EMBL

Taking a closer look at infected cells to better understand COVID-19

EMBL electron microscopy specialists collaborate with researchers from Heidelberg University Hospital to understand the changes occurring in cell structures upon SARS-CoV-2 infection.…

By Anne-Marie Alleaume


Artist's impression of phosphosite and machine learning

Machine learning finds critical phosphosites

Resource has implications for disease research…

By Vicky Hatch


Cryo-ET and micropatterning

Photo-micropatterning advances structural cell biology

A new technique in cryo-EM…

By Cella Carr


A visualisation of a membraneless organelle in the green-yellow style of the data presented in the Nature Communications paper

ATP affects proteome-wide solubility

Scientists develop technology to measure how ATP concentration affects protein solubility in cells…

By Josh Tapley


Single-cell sequencing mouse embryos

Understanding early embryo development in mice

How organs form in a mouse embryo…

By Oana Stroe


Wendy Bickmore. PHOTO: Massimo Del Prete

EMBL in the UK: Wendy Bickmore

Meet Wendy Bickmore, Director of the MRC Human Genetics Unit, who spoke at the EMBL in the UK event…

By Patrick Mueller


Marja Makarow. PHOTO: Etienne Ansotte/EC

EMBL in Finland: Marja Makarow

Scientists in Finland met to share ideas and discover research opportunities…

By Emma Steer


The proteins behind hungry cells

EMBL researchers visualise the proteins needed to capture molecules and bring them into a cell…

By Emma Steer


Miki Ebisuya at EMBL Barcelona

Welcome: Miki Ebisuya

New group leader at EMBL Barcelona creates artificial biological systems to study animal development…

By Emma Steer


Kristina Havas-Cavalletti

EMBL in Italy: Kristina Havas-Cavalletti

More than 80 attendees gathered at the EMBL in Italy event at the FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology (IFOM) in Milan…

By Emma Steer



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