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Biotechnological advances in bacterial microcompartment technology

Lee, Matthew J., Palmer, David James, Warren, Martin J. (2019) Biotechnological advances in bacterial microcompartment technology. Trends in Biotechnology, 37 (3). pp. 325-336. ISSN 0167-7799. (doi:10.1016/j.tibtech.2018.08.006)

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Abstract

Bacterial microcompartments (BMCs) represent proteinaceous macromolecular

associated with either anabolic or catabolic processes. They consist of a semipermeable

providing both enhanced flux and protection against toxic intermediates.

of altogether new pathways. Deconstruction of BMCs into their component parts has

further modified into a cytoplasmic scaffold to which enzymes/proteins can be

engineering of biological systems for useful purposes.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2018.08.006
Uncontrolled keywords: Synthetic biology, metabolic engineering, protein engineering, bacterial microcompartments, shell, metabolism
Subjects: Q Science
Q Science > QR Microbiology
Divisions: Faculties > Sciences > School of Biosciences
Depositing User: Martin Warren
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2018 09:24 UTC
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2019 23:00 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/69249 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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