• Welcome

    The NCCR TransCure studies membrane transporters relevant to human diseases by combining the expertise in physiology, structural biology and chemistry.

  • Education

    The NCCR TransCure offers to the fellows an excellent scientific training in a multidisciplinary environment.

  • Equal Opportunities

    The NCCR TransCure supports the career of woman scientists and equal opportunities for researchers.

  • Technology Transfer

    The NCCR TransCure supports the development of the translational components of the projects.

  • Communication

    The NCCR TransCure supports communication within academia and the dialogue with the general public.


Upcoming events

Nov 5 & 6, 2020, online
Workshop: Digital Reputation Building in Science

Nov 20 & 21, 2020, Bern
Kinderuniversität: Molecules and the chemistry of colors and scents

Nov 23 to Dec 4, 2020, online
Bench2Biz pre-seed workshop


NCCR TransCure events and courses.

More about the #OpenAccess strategy of the Swiss Research Agency @snsf_ch here: https://t.co/JCdkKjGXtd

By the way, you can have a look at all @NCCR_TransCure publications here https://t.co/3oXaPXg1wR

In 2019, 84% of the @NCCR_TransCure articles were #OpenAccess (26 out of 31)! Better would have been 100%, right? L… https://t.co/4LkyMzKQtt

Latest publications & news

From our groups:
Zaugg J, Huang X, Ziegler F, Rubin M, Graff J, Müller J, Moser-Hässig R, Powell T, Gertsch J, Altmann K.-H., Albrecht C., Small molecule inhibitors provide insights into the relevance of LAT1 and LAT2 in materno-foetal amino acid transport. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Oct 2020, doi.org/10.1111/jcmm.15840.


See also the NCCR TransCure Publication List.





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Highlights of issue #13:
Research: Iron transporters
NCCR Management: Science outreach for kids
How it works: Screening assay in drug discovery