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A promising enzyme for green chemistry in Science

An international consortium of research laboratories has combined a variety of techniques to elucidate the functioning of a new photoenzyme FAP (Fatty Acid Photodecarboxylase)with great potential for green chemistry applications. LOB scientists have made important contributions by exploiting advanced time-resolved spectroscopic techniques and simulations. This discovery is published in Science on 09/04/2021.

D. Sorigué et al . Mechanism and dynamics of light-driven decarboxylation in fatty acid photodecarboxylase

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