UM Research Find Proteins’ Workings Similar Across Much Of Life

The molecular-level workings of proteins are surprisingly similar across a wide range of organisms, from humans to fungi and plants, research by University of Michigan evolutionary biologist Jianzhi “George” Zhang and colleagues suggests. This finding […]

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Here's what Spy looks like -- under the high-powered microscope

UM: Quest For Designer Bacteria Uncovers A ‘Spy’

University of Michigan scientists have discovered a molecular assistant called Spy that helps bacteria excel at producing proteins for medical and industrial purposes.