Tinker, tailor, soldier, enzyme


Enzymes are a great example of the tight link between sequence, structure and function. A recent study of two dehydrogenases shows exactly how small changes in sequence can have great impacts on function.

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Fig. 1: Enzymes and enzyme families are hubs for function and regulation.


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Kohalmi, S.E., Clayton, E.J. Tinker, tailor, soldier, enzyme. Nature Plants 3, 848–849 (2017).

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