Physics Oct 21
Physicists at LMU have developed a novel nanotool that provides a facile means of characterizing the mechanical properties of biomolecules. Faced with the thousands of proteins and genes found in virtually every cell in the body, biologists want to know how they all work exactly: How do they interact to carry out their specific functions and how do they respond and adapt to perturbations?
Medicine Oct 20

Research news - Imiquimod is a medication successfully used in the treatment of skin diseases. In addition to its known mechanism of action, it also triggers other processes in the body.

Life Sciences Oct 18
Life Sciences

LMU researchers have identified a pair of interacting molecules which play a critical role in the pathogenicity of Helicobacter pylori.