In this perspective piece, we discuss the notion that disordered regions are largely passive is being actively challenged by the idea that they perform diverse functions. We also discuss how the synergy between structured and disordered regions expands the functional repertoires of proteins. You can read the Perspective here and an accompanying news article here.
Dr. Balaji Santhanam from Harvard University has just started as a new Senior Investigator Scientist at the LMB. A very warm welcome from all of us Balaji. We are looking forward to some very exciting discussions and science in the coming days.