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In the News

See some news about ongoing projects and aims of the Ke Dong and her lab team.


Some of our publications also have received a lot of media attention, including several news releases in local newspapers and TV news. Here are some of our publications that have made it in the news.

Funcational Expression of an Arachnid Sodium Channel Reveals Residues Responsible for Tetrodotoxin Resistance in Invertebrate Sodium Channels (Du et al., 2009)

Substitutions in the Domain III Voltage-sensing Module Enhance the Sensitivity of an Insect Sodium Channel to a Scorpion β-Toxin (Song et al., 2011)

Molecular evidence for dual pyrethroid-receptor sites on a mosquito sodium channel (Du et al., 2013)

Molecular basis of selective resistance of the bumblebee BiNa1 sodium channel to tau-fluvalinate (Wu et al., 2017)