Metals trace the secrets of nitrogen fixation

Emsley, John
August 1991
New Scientist;8/31/90, Vol. 131 Issue 1784, p19
Focuses on the efforts of chemists in Great Britain and the U.S. in understanding how the enzyme nitrogenase works. Molecular structure of the enzyme; Ability of trapping and fixing nitrogen and releasing hydrogen gas at the same time; Evolvement of nitrogen-fixing enzymes to capture molecular nitrogen.


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