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Uncovering the Principles Behind RNA Folding

Julius Lucks finds similarities in RNA folding among riboswitches could lead to new therapeutics and synthetic biology technologies.Read more

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Watching Materials Crystallize

The new observations from Professor Erik Luijten could help scientists engineer new materials.Read more

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From Ribbon to Scroll

New insights into how the molecular organization of charged molecules can be regulated to transform large-scale structures from ribbons to scroll-like cochleate structures could inform future drug-delivery strategies.Read more

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New Design Rules for Ribosomal Monomers

Northwestern synthetic biologists have developed a new set of design rules that allows a ribosome to incorporate new kinds of monomers, which could eventually help create new materials and therapeutics.

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