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. 2016 Aug 23;14(8):e2000613.
doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2000613. eCollection 2016 Aug.

Living Life on a Magnet

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Living Life on a Magnet

Roland G Roberts. PLoS Biol. .
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RR is a current paid employee at the Public Library of Science.


Fig 1
Fig 1. Making magnetite.
Two histidines in the protease domain of M. magneticum MamO (bottom right) bind iron to promote formation of the magnetite crystal (top left). Image credit: doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002402.g008.

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