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Elizabeth Wright 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 Department of Biochemistry and the Morgridge...

Congratulations 2022 CALS Year in Review

At the end of each calendar year, the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) takes a moment to look back and reflect on the accomplishments of the college's community.

Jason Cantor Metabolism Research at Wisconsin Tech Council Meeting

At a Nov. 2022 meeting of the Wisconsin Tech Council (WTC), biochemistry assistant professor and Morgridge Institute for Research investigator Jason Cantor described the renaissance taking place...

Recent Publications

Downregulation of barley ferulate 5-hydroxylase dramatically alters straw lignin structure without impact on mechanical properties
Reza Shafiei Matthew Hooper Christopher McClellan Helena Oakey Jennifer Stephens Catherine Lapierre Yukiko Tsuji Geert Goeminne Ruben Vanholme Wout Boerjan John Ralph Claire Halpin
Efficient plasmid transfer via natural competence in a microbial co-culture
Yu-Yu Cheng Zhichao Zhou James M Papadopoulos Jason D Zuke Tanya G Falbel Karthik Anantharaman Briana M Burton Ophelia S Venturelli