Mechanochemical Cell Biology
Mechanochemical Cell Biology
Mechanochemical Cell Biology
Mechanochemical Cell Biology
Mechanochemical Cell Biology
Mechanochemical Cell Biology
Mechanochemical Cell Biology

shugoshinShugoshin brings surety

The McAinsh and Marston labs collaborate to show that shugoshin ("guardian spirit") stabilises the cohesin bridges connecting human meiotic chromatids

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tracksMotor-free transport

M‌éghane and Steve tracked vesicles zooming around inside cells and found that diffusion is the main mode of nanovesicle transport.

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squigglesDeath & Taxol

Taxol kills cancer cells by overstabilising their microtubules. Yean Ming's new paper shows that taxol has dramatically different effects on different human tubulin isotypes.

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histonesA histone matchmaker

Alonso in the Bowman lab defines a new import pathway specific for monomeric histones.

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steppygrafDeep HURP pool

Alessio and friends in McAinsh/Meraldi labs show that HURP dynamically marks a kinetochore-proximal region of depolymerising K-fibres.

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MiQ

Motors In Quarantine

Our weekly virtual seminar series on molecular motors.

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CMCB Early Career Seminar Series

Our new series gives a platform to early career mechanochemical cell biologists to explain their science and then discuss with CMCB members. If we think you would be a good fit, we will support you in early career fellowship applications and in other ways.



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