More than any other scientist, he brought to light the intricate biophysics occurring at the molecular scale in living organisms.
Two new papers reveal fine-tuning in the assembly of ATP synthase rotary motors and in its operation under ATP hydrolysis.
What enables a long chain of linked amino acids to perform highly specific molecular functions with machine-like precision?
Design motifs such as four-bar linkages and control systems must meet exacting requirements whether implemented in a space shuttle or a fish.
Take a tour of molecular machines working in the cell and see what new things scientists have found out about them.