Widespread Disulfide Bonding in Proteins from Thermophilic Archaea

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Julien Jorda; Todd O. Yeates;
(2011)

Disulfide bonds are generally not used to stabilize proteins in the cytosolic compartments of bacteria or eukaryotic cells, owing to the chemically reducing nature of those environments. In contrast, certain thermophilic archaea use disulfide bonding as a major mechani... View more
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