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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Eva Nogales and Greg Alushin, Berkeley Lab

Caption: Gregory Alushin and Eva Nogales led a team of researchers that produced images of microtubule assembly and disassembly at the unprecedented resolution of 5 angstroms, providing new insights into the success of the anticancer drug Taxol.

Credit: Photo by Roy Kaltschmidt, Berkeley Lab

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