Protein structures guide the design of a much-needed tool for neuroscience

Protein structures guide the design of a much-needed tool for neuroscience

Protein structures guide the design of a much-needed tool for neuroscience, Published online: 17 September 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06670-0

The structures of anion-conducting channelrhodopsin proteins have been solved and used to develop a tool for optogenetics. Experts discuss what the structures tell us about ion conduction, and why the tool is needed.
Source: Nature

Protein structures guide the design of a much-needed tool for neuroscience

Protein structures guide the design of a much-needed tool for neuroscience

Protein structures guide the design of a much-needed tool for neuroscience, Published online: 17 September 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06670-0

The structures of anion-conducting channelrhodopsin proteins have been solved and used to develop a tool for optogenetics. Experts discuss what the structures tell us about ion conduction, and why the tool is needed.
Source: Nature

Call of Duty's 'Blackout' is exactly what battle royale needed

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  5. Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Blackout beta extends to Xbox One and PC players and adds new playlists  Telegraph.co.uk
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Apple Watch Series 4 gets a badly needed facelift

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Pope should not resign, but church abuse tribunal needed: Bannon

Pope should not resign, but church abuse tribunal needed: BannonIn a statement that stunned the church, Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano said last month that Pope Francis should stand down for allegedly covering up for a former U.S. cardinal who was accused of sexually molesting children and adult seminarians. Some media saw the hands of fierce conservative critics of Francis behind the unprecedented attack on a living pope, including U.S. Cardinal Raymond Burke, who is close to Bannon. You don’t just sit there and say ‘I think you should resign’,” said Bannon during a visit to Rome.


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Fed Chairman Powell Says Gradual Hikes Likely Needed If Economy Stays Healthy

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Big data and technology in disasters: Better integration needed for effective response

Disasters are becoming more commonplace and complex, and the challenges for rescue and humanitarian organizations increase. Increasingly these groups turn to big data to help provide solutions. Researchers wished to examine how ICT tools and big data were being used in disaster responses. By conducting a structured literature search and developing a data extraction tool on the use of ICT and big data during disasters they showed that some important gaps exist which should be part of a future research focus.
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