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172: Folding for renewable energy
Status: Closed

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Name: 172: Folding for renewable energy
Status: Closed
Created: 07/16/2009
Points: 100
Expired: 07/26/2009 - 23:00
Difficulty: Intermediate
Description: Xylanase is an enzyme which degrades linear polysaccharides into xylose thus breaking down cellulose. It is found in cellulose digesting bacteria. The degradation of cellulose holds much promise in the field of renewable energy sources. A greater understanding of this system might lead to the discovery new bio-fuels.
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1Another Hour Another Point10,041100
2Richard Dawkins Foundation10,03982
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4Void Crushers9,97054
5Russian team9,92943

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1g_s 89 2975 10,041100
2aap 89 2975 Richard Dawkins Foundation10,03998
3LennStar 89 2975 10,00896
4MellyLam 89 2975 10,00293
5Enzyme 51 6  9,98791


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