Close-up view of the interior of a protein analytics system

Exploring synthetic antibodies to stop coronavirus

Scientists at EMBL Hamburg and Karolinska Institutet Stockholm aim to find synthetic antibodies – known as nanobodies – that bind a surface…

By Marius Bruer


The E. coli peptide transporter DtpA in complex with nanobody N00 and the prodrug valganciclovir (highlighted) Credit: Yonca Ural Blimke/EMBL

Structure of prodrug-transporter complex revealed

Scientists develop structural model that could help in the development of drugs with increased absorption…

By Guest author(s)


IMAGE: Manon Boschard

X-rays reveal surprising shape of scaffolding protein

X-ray experiments show that scaffolding protein PDZK1 has a L-shaped…

By Iris Kruijen


Ceremonial hand-over of the CSSB key:

CSSB: A new approach to infectious disease

Inside the Centre for Structural Systems…

By Rosemary Wilson


Catching the chaperone in the act

How Christian Löw’s failed experiment led to an unexpected scientific…

By Rosemary Wilson


A whole new ball game

Hamburg researchers have a ball creating game to explain transporter protein…

By Rosemary Wilson

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