The Journal of Biological Chemistry (JBC) recently selected Ralf Langen, PhD, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at the Keck School of Medicine’s paper as one of the best papers published this year. It was also selected as one of the 16 papers to be published as part of the journal’s “Papers of the Week” in 2015. The title of the notable paper is: “Membrane Curvature-Sensing and -Inducing Activity of Islet Amyloid Polypeptide and Its Implications for Membrane Disruption.”