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Bacterial microcompartments: catalysis-enhancing metabolic modules for next generation metabolic and biomedical engineering
Bacterial cells have long been thought to be simple cells with little spatial organization, but recent research has shown that they exhibit a remarkable degree of subcellular differentiation. Indeed, bacteria ...
Citation: BMC Biology 2019 17:79