Tag: "moonlighting" at biology news
Moonlighting enzyme linked to neurodegenerative disease
...ademy of Sciences (PNAS) shows that mutations in a moonlighting
enzyme, dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase (DLD), are ...ders in humans, but it wasn't known that DLD was a moonlighting
enzyme with two jobs: regulating metabolism and breaking down proteins. The PNAS study describes ...
Microfluidic chip helps solve cellular mating puzzle
...urtship process, while the other was thought to be moonlighting
away from its main job in another signaling pathway. "The role of the second type of MAPK was unclear," said Saurabh Paliwal, a doctoral student in Levchenko’s lab and lead author of the Nature article. "Through experiments with a microfluidi...