How an artificial protein rescues dying cells (PNAS)

By Tien Nguyen, Department of Chemistry A new study from Princeton has revealed how a synthetic protein revives E. coli cells that lack a life-sustaining gene, offering insight into how life can adapt to survive and potentially be reinvented. Researchers in the Hecht lab discovered the unexpected way in which a synthetic protein called SynSerB … Continue reading How an artificial protein rescues dying cells (PNAS)