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Enzyme discovered in the gut could lead to new disease biomarker

22 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily

Enzymes used by bacteria to break down mucus in the gut could provide a useful biomarker for intestinal diseases, according to new research.
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Lipase activation by molecular bioimprinting: The role of interactions between fatty acids and enzyme active site

1 day ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Bioimprinting is an easy, sustainable and low‐cost technique that promotes a printing of potential substrates on enzyme structure, inducing a more selective and stable...
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Effect of shaking speed on immobilization of cephalosporin C acylase: Correlation between protein distribution and properties of the immobilized enzymes

1 day ago   |   Wiley

Abstract During enzyme immobilization, enzyme activity and protein distribution are affected by various factors such as enzyme load, temperature, and pH. In general, two types...
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Discovery and Characterization of a Novel Thermostable β‐Amino Acid Transaminase from a Meiothermus Strain Isolated in an Icelandic Hot Spring

2 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract A Meiothermus strain capable of using β‐phenylalanine for growth was isolated by culture enrichment of samples collected in hot environments and the genome was...
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Enzyme Research Scientist - NIC Infotek - San Diego, CA

3 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology   |   3 articles

NIC is working with a leading biotech research firm to find Enzyme Research Scientists, to support industrial enzyme development projects.From Glassdoor - Sat, 08 Aug 2020...
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Determinants of the Nucleotide Specificity in the Carbohydrate Epimerase Family 1

5 days ago   |   Wiley

In recent years, carbohydrate epimerases have attracted increasing attention as promising biocatalysts for the production of specialty sugars and derivatives. The vast majority...
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Oldest enzyme in cellular respiration isolated

5 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Researchers have found what is perhaps the oldest enzyme in cellular respiration. They have been able to isolate the extremely fragile 'Rnf' protein complex from the...
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Keratinolytic enzyme-mediated biodegradation of recalcitrant poultry feathers waste by newly isolated Bacillus sp. NKSP-7 under submerged fermentation

5 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract Microbial and enzymatic degradation of keratin waste is more preferred over various conventional approaches which are costly and not environmentally suitable. Diverse...
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Dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase moonlighting activity as a DNA chelating agent

5 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase is a mitochondrial enzyme that comprises an essential component of the pyruvate dehydrogenase complex. Lines of evidence have shown that...
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Loss of AA13 LPMOs impairs degradation of resistant starch and reduces the growth of Aspergillus nidulans

6 days ago   |   Biotechnology for Biofuels

Lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases are often studied in simple models involving activity measurements of a single LPMO or a blend thereof with hydrolytic enzymes towards an...
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Berkeley Lab scientist Iain Walker Heat waves are becoming a more regular occurrence across the country. Iain Walker , Leader of the Residential Building Systems Group at... Read more ...

Roche Gut Disease Drug Produces Mixed Results in Late-Stage Trials

Roche Gut Disease Drug Produces Mixed Results in Late-Stage Trials

Results from four studies within a major Roche-run clinical trials program of an investigational gut disease drug have muddled the antibody's path forward after its performance... Read more ...

International Physicists Join Forces in Hunt for Sterile Neutrinos

International Physicists Join Forces in Hunt for Sterile Neutrinos

These four Daya Bay detectors are submerged in a pool of ultrapure water that helps to shield against naturally occurring radiation. Note: This press release is adapted from... Read more ...

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