Friday, December 19, 2014

A 'GPS' for molecules

In everyday life, the global positioning system can be employed to reliably determine the momentary location of one en route to the desired destination. Scientists have now developed a molecular 'GPS' with which the whereabouts of metal ions in enzymes can be reliably determined. Such ions play important roles in all corners of metabolism and synthesis for biological products.



from Geochemistry News -- ScienceDaily http://ift.tt/1zJBBRJ

via IFTTT

No comments:

Post a Comment