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2017.06.21 |

New insight into central biological dogma on ion transport

New research results by AIAS Fellow Bjørn Panyella Pedersen and his New York University collaborators show how active transport of potassium can be achieved by a membrane protein complex that has roots in both ion pump and ion channel super-families. The results published in Nature shed new light on what define channels and pumps.

Photo: Yonghui Zeng (by Maria Randima).

2017.06.15 |

AIAS Fellow Yonghui Zeng receives Villum Experiment grant

The DKK 2 mill grant is awarded to Zeng for his project ‘Searching for Photosynthetic Archaea in Arctic Permafrost’ by the Velux Foundation in support of unorthodox research ideas.