UMass Amherst Chemists Develop Molecular Switch for On-Demand Release of Molecular Cargo

Chemist Sankaran “Thai” Thayumanavan and colleagues at UMass Amherst show for the first time how movement of a single chemical bond can compromise a membrane made up of more than 500 chemical bonds. His postdoctoral associate Mijanur Rahaman Molla and doctoral student Poornima Rangadurai conducted most of the experimental work. Read more.