PSI Structural Biology Knowledgebase

PSI Nature Structural Biology Knowledgebase
Header Icons
 

News

News from the Protein Structure Initiative, Nature News and other NPG publications.

May 2014

PSI in the Spotlight
Latest News from Around the Protein Structure Initiative: Biology Network

 

Monkeys that cut calories live longer
Long-running study reopens debate on benefits of reduced-intake diets.

 

Mutations explain poor showing of 2012 flu vaccine
Study raises questions over production of flu vaccines in chicken eggs.

 

In business as in science, prejudice holds women back
Investors favour pitches from men, and recruiters assume that male applicants are better at maths.

 

Biomarkers could predict Alzheimer's before it starts
Study identifies potential blood test for cognitive decline.

 

Gene-editing method tackles HIV in first clinical test
Enzymes alter immune cells with no apparent side effects.

 

Bacterial tricks for turning plants into zombies
Microbe deploys proteins that manipulate both the plant it infects and the insects that spread it.

 

Protein Structure Initiative Corner

Publications

Search through over 2000 peer-reviewed publications by the PSI Network

Latest News

News from the Protein Structure Initiative and Nature

Community Nominations

Nominate proteins for structure determination by the PSI