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Building de novo cryo-electron microscopy structures collaboratively with citizen scientists

Firas Khatib, Ambroise Desfosses, Foldit Players , Brian Koepnick, Jeff Flatten, Zoran Popović, David Baker, Seth Cooper, Irina Gutsche, Scott Horowitz

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γ-proteobacteria eject their polar flagella under nutrient depletion, retaining flagellar motor relic structures

Josie L. Ferreira, Forson Z. Gao, Florian M. Rossmann, Andrea Nans, Susanne Brenzinger, et al

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Structures suggest a mechanism for energy coupling by a family of organic anion transporters

Jonathan B. Leano, Samir Batarni, Jacob Eriksen, Narinobu Juge, John E. Pak, et al
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Structure and function of yeast Lso2 and human CCDC124 bound to hibernating ribosomes

Jennifer N. Wells, Robert Buschauer, Timur Mackens-Kiani, Katharina Best, Hanna Kratzat, et al

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Cryo-EM structure of the nonameric CsgG-CsgF complex and its implications for controlling curli biogenesis in Enterobacteriaceae

Manfeng Zhang, Huigang Shi, Xuemei Zhang, Xinzheng Zhang, Yihua Huang

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Structural basis of human full-length kindlin-3 homotrimer in an auto-inhibited state

Wenting Bu, Zarina Levitskaya, Zhi Yang Loh, Shengyang Jin, Shibom Basu, et al

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Cryo-EM structures of the human PA200 and PA200-20S complex reveal regulation of proteasome gate opening and two PA200 apertures

Hongxin Guan, Youwang Wang, Ting Yu, Yini Huang, Mianhuan Li, Abdullah F. U. H. Saeed, et al

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LOOKING AHEAD

The future of PLOS Biology

Nonia Pariente, on behalf of the PLOS Biology Staff Editors

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