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Houston, Texas 77005-1827
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kinesins ignore weakKinesins ignore weak forces as they carry heavy loads
Rice University-led study shows how motor proteins cooperate – or don’t – to transport cargo in cells
Nanowire Gap‘Hot’ electrons don’t mind the gap
Rice University scientists find nanogaps in plasmonic gold wires enhance voltage when excited
Chromosome OrganizationChromosome organization emerges from 1-D patterns
Rice, Baylor College of Medicine use epigenetic marks to predict how DNA folds