I am a biologist fascinated by the beauty and complexity of the microscopic world. To a large degree, cells are like tiny black boxes. We are groping in an area that has not yet been fully illuminated. I hope I can let in a new thin beam of light to penetrate the box. And I am trying my best...
The little world's species
The left (green) and right (red) replication arms of the E. coli chromosome.
Different choreographies of the E. coli divisome components FtsZ (red) and FtsK (green).
B. subtilis replication origin (green) and nucleoid (red) in vegetative growth.
B. subtilis chromosome conformation capture (Hi-C) contact map.