A mineral-doped soil micromodel platform for studying mineral weathering mechanisms demonstrates fungal bridging of carbon hotspots and hyphal transport of mineral-derived nutrients.
X-ray macromolecular crystallography reveals the structure and mode of interaction of the enzyme phenylalanyl-tRNA synthetase, which is integral to protein synthesis in a pathogenic bacterium.
Styrene maleic acid copolymers provide a native lipid environment that stabilizes membrane proteins and maintains activity in vitro.
Optimized data-reduction strategies and tool development facilitate analysis of complex biological and environmental samples at micro- and nanoscales.
A new “whipping jet” device delivers precisely controlled two-dimensional microdroplets for basic and applied research.
Enzyme-pseudoenzyme complexes involved in vitamin B6 synthesis in plants display variable stoichiometry.