Inorganic polyphosphate (polyP) is a polymer that is widespread in biology and has many functions. In particular, it is secreted by activated platelets and accelerates blood clotting.
Latest detector system installed on the FEI Titan Krios microscope will make it the most powerful microscope in Australia.
Australian researchers have discovered that a bad diet has consequences on your immune system even before you notice an increase in body weight.
Imaging CoE CI David Fairlie gives behind-the-scenes insight into his recently published study on helix nucleation, describing how the results could lead to a better understanding of infection and immunity.
What do you do with protein crystals that are too small to image at the synchrotron? This is a central question that CoE physics node researchers are trying to answer.
Melanie Chabaud has been awarded a Long-Term Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) to investigate the molecular events leading to T cell arrest.
Imaging CoE CI Dale Godfrey talked all things immunology on 3RRR Einstein-a-go-go. Listen to the interview here.
Cryogenic electron microscopy (cryo-EM) was anointed “Method of the Year 2015” by Nature Methods in January this year. This technique provides structural biologists and more specifically the X-ray diffraction and crystallography community, with a …
MELBOURNE, WEDNESDAY 2 DECEMBER 2015: The stonefish is one of the world’s ugliest and deadliest fish. You’ll know if you step on one; the fish protects itself using 13 razor sharp venom filled spines …
MELBOURNE, MONDAY 5 OCTOBER 2015: Challenging a universally accepted, longstanding consensus in the field of immunity requires hard evidence. New research from the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Advanced Molecular Imaging has …