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University of Massachusetts - Amherst Biochemists Identify Protease Substrates Important for Bacterial Growth and Development



6/28/2013 8:14:16 AM

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Reporting this month in Molecular Microbiology, Peter Chien and colleagues at the University of Massachusetts Amherst describe using a combination of biochemistry and mass spectrometry to "trap" scores of new candidate substrates of the protease ClpXP to reveal how protein degradation is critical to cell cycle progression and bacterial development. The new understanding could lead to identifying new antibiotic targets.

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