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Can Bacteria Serve as Cell Factories to Produce Biofuels and Vaccines?

News   Aug 29, 2018 | Original story by Martin Herrema

 
Can Bacteria Serve as Cell Factories to Produce Biofuels and Vaccines?

De novo targeting to the cytoplasmic and luminal side of bacterial microcompartments. Credit: University of Kent

 
 
 

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