Monthly Archives: March 2017

Crystals on the surface of cells

We just published our latest discovery. There’s crystals on the surface of cells! You can find them in this week’s issue of Blood (Link). An image from our paper made it to the cover, there was a very nice commentary written about it (Link) and it was selected as one of the issue highlights. Yeah, these crystalline particles are beautiful by themselves (at least, I think so), but like the double-rainbow guy asks: “What does it all mean?” We think they form some kind of scaffold for molecular interaction. In the…