Latest Carbonic anhydrase Stories

2009-11-03 08:29:00

Trading symbol: CST Outstanding shares: 50,261,136 Patent covering use of enzyme for carbon capture at coal fired power plants is fourth new patent received by CO2 Solution in 2009 QUEBEC, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CO2 Solution Inc.

2009-10-15 14:49:51

In 1767, chemist Joseph Priestley stood in his laboratory one day with an idea to help English mariners stay healthy on long ocean voyages.

2008-08-09 03:00:24

By Lapointe, Mathieu MacKenzie, Tyler D B; Morse, David The oceans globally constitute an important sink for carbon dioxide (CO2) due to phytoplankton photosynthesis. However, the marine environment imposes serious restraints to carbon fixation.

2008-06-24 03:02:21

By Ferreira, Fernando J Guo, Cathy; Coleman, John R Carbonic anhydrase (CA; EC catalyzes the interconversion of CO^sub 2^ and HCO^sub 3^^sup -^ and is a major protein constituent of the C^sub 3^ higher plant chloroplast where it is presumed to play a role in photosynthetic carbon assimilation.

2005-07-19 12:28:10

How have the molecules essential to life, such as proteins, adapted to function in extreme environments? The proteins that may help answer this question have been isolated from halophilic (salt-loving) microorganisms from the Dead Sea. So what's living in the Dead Sea anyway?

2005-07-12 00:30:00

Over the years, a number of Weizmann Institute scientists have addressed the question of how molecules essential to life, such as proteins, have adapted to function in extreme environments.

2004-11-25 15:00:08

Moran Eye Center researchers have found gene mutations that result in retinitis pigmentosa (RP), one of the leading causes of blindness.

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