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Researchers used X-ray crystallography to solve the protein structure of this eukaryotic enzyme.

Illustration of protein structure of an eukaryotic enzyme using X-ray crystallography


Using X-ray crystallography, Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute researchers solved the protein structure of this eukaryotic enzyme involved in decoding DNA into protein, even though data on an important region in the enzyme was missing.

Credit: Edward Snell, Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute

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