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A new study uncovers how a critical protein binds to drugs used to treat asthma and other inflammatory diseases.
Anti-asthmatic drugs
A better understanding of these materials and how they store and transport oil and gas could one day enable more efficient fossil fuel production.
Aromatic carbon
It reveals an abrupt transition in cuprates where particles give up their individuality. The results flip a popular theory on its head.
Illustration of abrupt transition in normal state of a cuprate
Called XLEAP, the new method will provide sharp views of electrons in chemical processes that take place in billionths of a billionth of a second and drive crucial aspects of life.
XLEAP
Computer simulations yield a much more accurate picture of these states of matter.
Illustration of a Monte Carlo simulation
A better understanding of ‘checkpoint proteins,’ which protect cancer cells against immune system strikes, could lead to the development of more effective drugs.
VISTA
His work aims to deepen our understanding of dark matter, dark energy and other secrets of the universe.
Photo of Panofsky fellow Daniel Gruen
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument begins final testing, setting the stage for a 5-year survey that will analyze the light of 35 million galaxies.
DESI 'eyes'
Chemist Ben Ofori-Okai investigates what happens to matter under extreme conditions at microscopic s...
Ben Ofori-Okai
Scientists are designing a next-generation experiment to map the Big Bang’s relic afterglow.
A study including SLAC scientists and facilities discovers a new process that shows promise in turni...
Two Stanford researchers in the lab

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