• 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

Many events are cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Thank you for your understanding


October 2021, Les Creux du Van
Fellows hiking trip

November 25, 2021, online
NCCR TransCure MiniSymposium: "A Trip to the TRPs".


NCCR TransCure events and courses.

"The twelve years funding allowed us to pursue our exciting, high-risk idea" said Prof. Jürg Gertsch @gertschgroup… https://t.co/CGuHZ5DvIG

Latest cryoEM-based structures of the #membranetransporter ABCG2 under turnover conditions - beautiful work illustr… https://t.co/N2LnI3wgUX

We are happy to share our latest article in @NatureComms "Structures of ABCG2 under turnover conditions reveal a ke… https://t.co/zgvXQt1H2N

The @NCCR_TransCure spin-off @synendos is among the top 3 for the #TOP100SSU, and only five days are left to vote:… https://t.co/y8RJnrXYBn

Who will win the top spot in biotech? #MUVONtherapeutics, @KetoSwiss, and @Synendos lead the TOP 100 Public Voting… https://t.co/7dIkvHXqup

Latest publications & news

From our groups:  

Leuenberger M, Häusler S, Höhn V, Euler A, Stieger B, Lochner M, Characterization of Novel Fluorescent Bile Salt Derivatives for Studying Human Bile Salt and Organic Anion Transporters. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2021 Jun. 377(3):346-357.


See also the NCCR TransCure Publication List.





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Highlights of issue #15:
Research: Correlative microscopy and electron cryo-tomography 
NCCR network: Gender equality needs women and men involved
How it works: Organic synthesis