20210326

The 8th Annual Symposium of the Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology Graduate Program will be held virtually on Friday, 14 May 2021. 

Information and details on registration are here: http://www.mbsb.pitt.edu/index.php/mbsb-symposium-2021.

Registration is required to attend the symposium.

By the MBSB Symposium Committee

 


 


20210121

“Detection of Microcrystals for CryoEM”

https://link.springer.com/protocol/10.1007%2F978-1-0716-0966-8_14

Prof. Guillermo Calero in MBSB develops methods in crystallization.

By the MBSB


 

“Merkel Cell Polyomavirus Encodes Circular RNAs (circRNAs) Enabling a Dynamic circRNA/microRNA/mRNA Regulatory Network”

Bizunesh Abere, Hongzhao Zhou, Jinghui Li, Simon Cao, Tuna Toptan, Adam Grundhoff, Nicole Fischer, Patrick S. Moore, Yuan Chang

mBio Dec 2020, 11 (6) e03059-20; DOI: 10.1128/mBio.03059-20

https://mbio.asm.org/content/11/6/e03059-20.long

 

Merkel cell polyomavirus makes a circular RNA as part of a feedback network controlling its own replication by targeting an inhibitory viral miRNA.

Detection of MCV circMCV-T BSJ (red) and early region T antigen transcripts by BaseScope in situ hybridization.

 

Chang-Moore Lab.


20210116

Research description for Professor Koide’s group of MBSB is available on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OUr_GgVe1Zk

By MBSB

 

 

 


 


20201208

“Dr. Tristram-Nagle is contributing to STEM research”

 

Dr. Tristram-Nagle is an active Research Professor in the Physics department at Carnegie Mellon University. An article about her STEM research and an interview about her current studies are found at the following site. 

https://www.cmu.edu/gelfand/researchatcmu/lgcstemcareers/biophysics.html

By MBSB