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Stunningly detailed blueprint revealed of viral genome replication machinery

Stunningly detailed blueprint revealed of viral genome replication machinery

Morgridge virologists have outlined in atomic detail the intricate RNA replication machines that coronaviruses create inside infected cells, giving rise to potential new strategies to fight disease.

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Mass spec fueling new explorations at the Carbone Cancer Center

Mass spec fueling new explorations at the Carbone Cancer Center

Every cell has about 20,000 proteins, several hundred metabolites, and couple of thousand lipids. When those things get perturbed, bad things can happen. But measuring those changes may offer essential clues for fighting cancer.

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From ‘blobology’ to atomic precision: Wisconsin’s leadership on cryo-EM imaging

From ‘blobology’ to atomic precision: Wisconsin’s leadership on cryo-EM imaging

Wisconsin is now an established national leader in cryo-electron microscopy, or cryo-EM, thanks to a decade-long strategic push from the UW-Madison biochemistry department and the Morgridge Institute.

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High-throughput computing: Fostering data science without limits

High-throughput computing: Fostering data science without limits

HTCondor is gaining adherents across UW because scientists are learning that it is more than someone asking, “What technology do you need?” Research computing is a collaboration, and the people HTC brings to the equation are more important than the technology.

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