department anatomy cell biology

Dr. Strauss publishes article in the Journal of Cell Biology: Cryo-EM structure of the complete and ligand-saturated insulin receptor ectodomain

Published: 17Feb2020

Glucose homeostasis and growth essentially depend on the hormone insulin engaging its receptor. Despite biochemical and structural advances, a fundamental contradiction has persisted in the current...

The Reinhardt group publishes novel biological mechanisms in blood vessels in PLOS Biology

Published: 8Aug2018

Fibronectin is a protein that exists in vertebrates in two distinct forms: one present in the blood and the other in blood vessel walls. In mammals, fibronectin is important for the development of...

Seminar: Dr. Soung-Hun Roh


Molecular Mechanism through Direct Visualization Using Cryo-EM

Seminar: Dr. Ahmad Jomaa


“Cryo-electron Microscopy Provides Insights into Bacterial and Mammalian Co-translational Targeting of Proteins to the Membrane”

Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Welcome to the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology! Part of McGill’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, our Department combines a rich history in the teaching of anatomical sciences with...

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