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Iron-Sulfur Cluster Biosynthesis

Iron-Sulfur Cluster Biosynthesis

Proteins are amazing molecular machines, but they occasionally need a little help. For instance, they often use specialized molecular tools when they need to move electrons from place to place. Iron-sulfur clusters are perfect for this task, since they form a unique delocalized system for storing an electron that may be tuned by the surrounding amino acids in a... Read More

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Methyl-coenzyme M Reductase

Methyl-coenzyme M Reductase

Methanogenic archaea produce about a billion tons of methane each year. Methanogens are tiny microbes similar to bacteria that colonize anaerobic environments such as the bottom of lakes and swamps or the gut of cows and humans. They feed on molecules like carbon dioxide, methanol and acetic acid that are produced by fermenting bacteria, and release methane as... Read More

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