We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Flavins Keep a Handy Helper in Their Pocket

News   Apr 25, 2018 | Original Story from the University of Freiburg.

 
Flavins Keep a Handy Helper in Their Pocket

In the active center of the enzyme is a flavin cofactor. In the enlargement we can see that near it, oxygen (O2) is bound - enabling the flavin to be activated. Credit: Robin Teufel, Raspudin Saleem-Batcha.

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Prozac Makes Crickets Calm

News

Why do animals differ in personality? Researchers at Linköping University used human drugs that alter two brain chemicals, serotonin and dopamine, to see if these drugs would change the behavior of animals.

READ MORE

Dramatic Effects of Oil Spills on Senses

News

Exposure to crude oil significantly impaired olfactory function in the Atlantic stingray after just 48 hours of exposure which could detrimentally impact fitness, lead to premature death and cause knock on effects.

READ MORE

Food Safety in Your Own Hands

News

A wireless system has been developed that leverages the cheap RFID tags already on billions of products to sense potential food contamination — with no hardware modifications needed.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Neuroscience Immunology & Microbiology

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE