TITLE

Chemical biology: Fluorescent timers

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Nature;1/15/2009, Vol. 457 Issue 7227, p238
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on research conducted by Vladislav Verkhusha and colleagues at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. The team mutated a red fluorescent protein called mCherry, then screened the protein for mutants that had altered maturation rates. They developed three fluorescent proteins used to track newly synthesized proteins in mammalian cells grown in culture.
ACCESSION #
36113322

 

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