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February 2, 2024
Protein Data Bank has selected Geobacter cytochrome nanowires as Molecule of the Month with highlighting our Nature and Cell Papers.  Check out the beutiful rendition by...
January 16, 2024
Our efforts  to develop commercial applications of protein nanowires has been , Selected in for Humanity campaign - Yale’s most ambitious fundraising effort! The campaign is...
April 5, 2023
Our group is one of 25 international groups to receive the Human Frontier Science Program award to control bacteria using protein nanowires with a truly dream team of Olivera...
February 2, 2023
Nature Microbiology­ paper on the structure, assembly and function of OmcZ nanowires is out! Congrautlations Yangqi gu and the team!  Press: EurekAlert! Behind the Paper in...
September 7, 2022
Nature Communications paper on the suprisingly ultrafast electron transfer in OmcS nanowires giving rise to photoconductivity in living biofilms wihtout any need for...
May 11, 2022
Science Advances paper on the mechanism of conductivity in OmcS nanowires.  Press Release. Led by Peter with Sophia, Yangqi, Catharine, Jens, Matthew, Sibel and Batista Lab...
April 6, 2022
Check out Peter’s recent paper in Nature Neuroscience in collaboration with Duy Phan and Kris Kahle. We showed that some forms of hydrocephalus (fluid in the brain) are due...