Biochemistry & Biophysics | Structural & Computational Biology

Structural studies of ciliogenesis

Gang Dong
Group Leader

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Dr. Bohr-Gasse 9, 1030 Vienna | Room: 3.506

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Eukaryotic cilia and flagella are specialized organelles that are highly conserved from protists to mammals. These organelles consist of the membrane-sheathed axoneme, which is an extension of the mother centriole, and at least 360 associated proteins. Cilia have attracted much attention in recent years because of their role in the transduction of extracellular signals and their association with an expanding number of human disorders. Such disorders include respiratory distress





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