Martin Loose

Self-Organization of Protein Systems

How are nanometer-sized proteins able to perform complex functions on a cellular scale? The Loose group studies the molecular mechanisms of intracellular self-organization by rebuilding cellular functions in a bottom-up approach.

Filaments of FtsZ with single molecules of FtsA on a supported lipid bilayer. (Baranova et al. Nature Microbiology 2020)

Find out more about the work of Martin Loose’s group here.