Scientists develop the largest, most detailed model of the early universe to date

Journal Reference: A Smith, R Kannan, E Garaldi, M Vogelsberger, R Pakmor, V Springel, L Hernquist. The thesan project: Lyman-α emission and transmission during the Epoch of Reionization. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 2022 DOI: 10.1093/mnras/stac713 Then, within a couple hundred million years after the Big Bang, the universe woke up, as gravity … Read more

Unexpected findings detailed in new portrait of HIV

Journal Reference: Vidya Mangala Prasad, Daniel P. Leaman, Klaus N. Lovendahl, Jacob T. Croft, Mark A. Benhaim, Edgar A. Hodge, Michael B. Zwick, Kelly K. Lee. Cryo-ET of Env on intact HIV virions reveals structural variation and positioning on the Gag lattice. Cell, 2022; DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2022.01.013 These detailed findings include 3D views of the structure … Read more

Detailed images of molecule associated with ALS could open door to therapies

Journal Reference: Diana Arseni, Masato Hasegawa, Alexey G. Murzin, Fuyuki Kametani, Makoto Arai, Mari Yoshida, Benjamin Ryskeldi-Falcon. Structure of pathological TDP-43 filaments from ALS with FTLD. Nature, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-04199-3 ALS is the most common form of adult-onset motor neuron disease and is characterised by the deterioration of neurons responsible for controlling voluntary muscle movements … Read more