Potential of proton-pumping rhodopsins: engineering photosystems into microorganisms

PPRs are photosystems that can be relatively easily introduced into microorganisms

A large natural diversity of PPRs is available for different applications and hosts. PPRs allow for some light-driven biotechnological conversions…

Full text: http://www.cell.com/trends/biotechnology/abstract/S0167-7799(13)00197-2


Department of Bacteriology and Immunology, Helsinki University, Finland
Lifeglimmer GmbH
Universität Freiburg
Wageningen University