Category Archives: Biochemistry

New Role for Righty Molecules

The Scientist: NewsBlog: New role for righty molecules Posted by Katherine Bagley [Entry posted at 17th September 2009 06:03 PM GMT] View comment(1) | Comment on this news story    Researchers have identified a role for rare, right-handed versions of amino acids. This so-called D-form of nature’s building blocks allows bacterial cell walls to adapt to …

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