Computer Model Exposes Tardigrade Superpower

Tardigrades are well-known for their resilience, and now a computer model suggests a potential mechanism underlying their DNA protection skills

Gunnar De Winter
Aug 28, 2020 · 3 min read
I am water bear, hear me roar (Wikimedia commons, Goldstein lab)

Tardi-what?

Structural model of Dsup, quickly assembled on UniProt (colors are electrical charges, becomes important later on).

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