Cell Membrane

  • Vanderbilt University

    Toxin floats on lipid rafts

    The bacterium H. pylori is a leading cause of stomach cancer, and Vanderbilt researchers are studying how one of its toxins gets into cells. Read More

    Apr 23, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    New view of transporter dynamics

    New insights to the workings of a protein that moves neurotransmitters across the nerve cell membrane could aid the design of more effective antidepressants. Read More

    Oct 23, 2014

  • Amanda Kussrow

    New laser technique opens doors for drug discovery

    A new laser technique can measure interactions between proteins tangled in a cell's membrane and a variety of other biological molecules: extremely difficult measurements that can aid the process of drug discovery. Read More

    Mar 14, 2011