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Shedding new light on proteorhodopsin
...espire oxygen is impaired, bacterium equipped with proteorhodopsin
will switch to solar power to carry out vital life processes. "Our research shows that proteorhodopsin
contributes to a bacterial cell's energy balance only under certain environmental conditions, namely...
Odd energy mechanism in bacteria analyzed
...vannoni, a professor of microbiology at OSU. "This proteorhodopsin
gene, however, seems to have a subtle role in the ...ned the lights off, there was no mechanism for the proteorhodopsin
gene to produce energy, but that didn't seem to make any difference in the growth rate of SAR11," Gi...