Image of the Month

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Image of the Month

Top left image shows a model of the hagfish opioid
receptor. Bottom left image shows the ligand binding
pocket. Right: Hagfish opioid receptor tagged w/FLAG
expressed in HED-293 cells. Compared to control,
treatment with the mu agonist, etorphine, (bottom)
showing agonist-induced internalization of the receptor.

By: Alden Huang and Anna Taylor - Giovanni Coppola Lab