Structures Reveal Basis of Recurring Urinary Tract Infections
A new study has shown that a protein called HipA acts as a kind of molecular Sandman, putting bacterial cells to sleep so they can live another day. The Duke researchers behind the finding say understanding HipA may give them a way to combat drug-tolerant infections.
Duke Scholars in Molecular Medicine
Duke Scholars in Molecular Medicine (DSMM) is a 9 month program in which PhD candidates and postdoctoral associates in the basic sciences gain hands on experience in clinical areas related to their field of research.