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Exchange of material and information at the level of individual cells requires transport and signalling at level of the plasma membrane enclosing the cell. Studying mechanisms at such tiny dimensions presents researchers with enormous challenges -- for ...

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WCM-Q forum explores role of cell signalling in disease - Gulf Times

Gulf Times
The two-day conference on 'Signalling at Membrane Contact Sites' brought expert speakers to Doha from all over the world, including Prof Ole Petersen, CBE, professor of physiology at Cardiff University, Wales, UK; Dr Andreas Guse, director of ...

Membrane Traffic and Neuronal Plasticity

Paris - France

Introduction, staff and publications of research group, at Institut du Fer-+ -Moulin, Paris, France.

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    Cell Biology - Cell Membrane and Adhesion

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    INSERM U950 (Membrane Traffic in Neuronal & Epithelial Morphogenesis)
    INSERM U950 Membrane Traffic in Neuronal & Epithelial Morphogenesis Group Leader: Thierry Galli


Actively monitors and investigates wildlife and endangered species trade and provides information gathered as a basis for effective conservation policies and programs.

Biophysics of Neuronal Computation
United States

Using the detailed biophysics and microanatomy of cortical neurons to study their complexity from an information theory point of view - from the California Inst. of Technology.


Marie Curie Research Training Network for research on mechanisms in the regulation of structure, in Heidelberg, Germany.

MRC Centre for Synaptic Plasticity
United Kingdom

A consortium between the Medical Research Council and the University of Bristol, performing research into mechanisms by which neurons alter their synaptic strength and their relation to learning and memory.

Center for Membrane Proteomics

The CMP of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University is a Scientific Center. The members of the CMP participate in five different collaborative research centers (Sonderforschungsbereiche) supported by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, investigating various aspects of membrane proteomics.


Papers on the nature, the structure, genesis and functions of biological membranes, and on the physics and chemistry of artificial membranes with a bearing on biomembranes.

The Imperial College: Membrane Biophysics
United Kingdom

Research is focused on applying physical chemistry techniques and instrumentation to gain a novel insight into biological and bio-physical properties of natural and model membranes.

E-MeP: the European Membrane Protein Consortium
United Kingdom

Mobilisation of european expertise to develop methods in membrane protein structural biology.

United States

Offers a comprehensive program of courses and outstanding research opportunities leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees and participates in joint Ph.D./M.D. and Ph.D./D.V.M. programs. Specific areas of research include membrane transportation channels, circulatory physiology and neural and muscle development, regeneration and plasticity.

Cayman Islands

Dedicated to research in molecularly engineered and self assembling nanoscale systems.