Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Photosynthetic bacteria give biologists a cool new tool

Bioengineers have converted a protein pathway found in freshwater photosynthetic bacteria into the first engineered transcriptional regulatory tool that is activated exclusively by UV-violet light. The tool could make the manufacture of drugs and other substances by engineered bacteria more efficient.

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