Mentor: Mike Sheedlo
Laboratory: Borden Lacy
This piece, titled ‘CDTb Zipper 2’ was likewise inspired by the zippering motion of the binary toxin of Clostridium difficile, and can also be read from left to right. The protein body has a unique shape, but retains its symmetry as the pore forms. We enter this imaginary, colorful, microscopic world to explore how such a protein moves and operates.