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membrane protein;cytoplasmic membrane;lipopolysaccharide;transmembrane helices;TM;LPS;membrane

How LptB2FG Extracts Lipopolysaccharide from Cytoplasmic Membrane[Apr 20, 2017]

To understand how lipopolysaccharide is extracted from the inner membrane (IM), researchers at Institute of Biophysics of Chinese Academy of Sciences solved the crystal structure of LptB2FG, an unusual ABC transporter that is a response for selectively extracting LPS from outer leaflet of the IM.

Jasmonate;leaf senescence;cold stress;tolerance;phytohormones;Arabidopsis

Jasmonate Plays Important Role in Leaf Senescence and Tolerance to Cold-stress[Apr 20, 2017]

By consulting a large amount of literature, Prof. YU Diqiu and his team from Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences summarized current knowledge concerning the roles of JA in leaf senescence (i.e. a developmental program that is regulated by intrinsic and environmental factors) and tolerance to cold stress.

molybdenum sulfide;atomic crystal;HER;electrocatalytic

Researchers Prepare Multiscale Structural and Electronic Control of 2D Molybdenum Sulfide Atomic Crystal[Apr 14, 2017]

Researchers from Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics of Chinese Academy of Sciences successfully achieved the multiscale structural and electronic control of 2D molybdenum sulfide atomic crystal. The optimized catalyst shows a superior catalytic activity and durability for electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction in acidic medium.


Oleaginous Yeast Serves as β-carotene Cell Factory[Apr 20, 2017]

Prof. YANG Sheng and colleagues at Shanghai Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology of Chinese Academy of Sciences developed a series of genome editing tools for Y. lipolytica. And they generated an efficient biosynthetic pathway using strong promoters and multiple gene copies for each of the 12 steps.


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