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Brian Hoffman

Northwestern University


Nitrogen Fixation by Nitrogenase

Lead Institution
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Principal Investigator
Simone Raugei
Project type
Large-Scale EMSL Research
The bacterial catalyst for N2 fixation is a multi-subunit metalloenzyme comprising two electron carrier Fe proteins and the MoFe protein core. This complex catalyzes the reduction of N2 to NH3 and H2…