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New structural analysis finds a metal-oxo clusters bound to the iron trafficking protein Fbp. Does this point to a possible strategy for bacterial iron acquisition?

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  1. Alison Butler is in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA. Butler@chem.ucsb.edu

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