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Can this research slove a cell membrane mystery?


April 24, 2017
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Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences at Kyoto University
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Scientists have developed new fluorescent probes that prove the existence of cell membrane structures called ‘lipid rafts’, allowing researchers to study how toxins and viruses invade
cell.
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https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170424172255.htm

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Yes, and may ultimately lead to ways to block viruses and toxins from entering cells.
They didn't exactly say that, but that's what I'm thinking.
If they can block specific things without disrupting the other functions of these "rafts", that would be great.


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