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We Just Discovered Chameleons Have Fluorescent Bones That Glow in the Dark - Outer Places


Outer Places
While most maintain that the late Jim Morrison of The Doors earned his psychedelic honorific, "The Lizard King," a new reptile might pose a significant challenge to Morrison's crown. Researchers at the Bavarian State Collection of Zoology in Munich ...
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World's largest underwater cave discovered in Mexico - Deutsche Welle


Deutsche Welle
The exploration of cenotes and underground water systems has also contributed to greater understanding of the Maya and the flora and fauna of the region's past and present. "This huge cave represents the most important submerged archaeological site in ...
International Business Times UK
Health Thoroughfare

Protein designed entirely from scratch functions in cells as a genuine enzyme - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
This has significant implications for industry, said Justin Siegel, faculty director of the Innovation Institute for Food and Health and an assistant professor of chemistry, biochemistry and molecular medicine at the UC Davis Genome Center, who was not ...

Green Fluorescent Protein - The GFP Site

New London - United States

Introduction to GFP, a bioluminescent protein used as a tracer in molecular biology. Includes uses, structure, and a brief history profiling the first scientists to isolate and use the protein.

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Molecular Structure of Green Fluorescent Protein
United States

Scientific paper featuring text and drawing describing protein structure.

Green Fluorescent Protein as a Reporter Gene
United States

Provides general description of role as a reporter.

Renilla GFP: Discovered and Identified by Function
United States

Features slide show detailing the discovery and characterization of GFP from the sea pansy Renilla reniformis.

Deep Green - Green Plant Phylogeny Research Coordination Group
United States

Group working to facilitate or initiate interaction between distinct research groups that have independent foci yet entail some aspect of green plant phylogeny or systematics.

Evidence of a new type of protein-protein interaction
Russian Federation

Desensitized actomyosin blocks Ca2+-sensitivity of the natural one. Physiological Chemistry and Physics and Medical NMR, 32: 167-179, 2000.

Fluorescent Proteins - Scholarpedia
United States

Peer reviewed article about fluorescent proteins, which are members of a structurally homologous class of proteins that share the unique property of being self-sufficient to form a visible wavelength chromophore.

United States

Learn about the discovery of fluorescent proteins, their uses and range of colors that they come in.

Protein Analysis
Germany

Offers identification and validation of proteins, drug targets and bio-markers using isotopic labelling and mass spectrometric analysis, including MALDI-MS, PMF, nanoLC-MS/MS.

The Protein Society
United States

Aims to promote international interactions among investigators in order to explore all aspects of protein molecules. Includes online journal and membership login.

Protein Science
United Kingdom

Serves as an international forum for publishing original reports on proteins in the broadest sense.