Artistic representation of budding yeast cells
September 10, 2020

Researchers have uncovered a new twist in the complex process cells use to transport their molecular cargo.

brain illustration
January 11, 2018

New insights allowed researchers to ameliorate the effects of Huntington’s disease in a fruit fly model of the disease.

LSI building
December 31, 2017

A round-up of media stories about LSI research and researchers from 2017.

June 21, 2017

How a new type of rapid-response defense mechanism  helps protect cells from environmental stress while giving slower, well-known protection systems time to act

May 16, 2017

A new study sheds new light on how the motor protein myosin V knows where to release a yeast vacuole, when transporting it from the mother cell into a new bud.

LSI building
December 31, 2015

A round-up of media stories about LSI research and researchers from 2015.

yeast cells
September 1, 2015

Studies using yeast genetics have provided new, fundamental insights into the cell-division cycle, researchers at the LSI reported.

October 29, 2014

LSI researchers uncover information about a little-known signaling lipid pathway that unexpectedly plays critical roles in neuronal synapses in humans.

March 11, 2014

LSI researchers have discovered a key enzyme responsible for regulating the final step in the movement of organelles during cell division and differentiation.