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Benzylsuccinate synthase

Part of the Springer Handbook of Enzymes book series (HDBKENZYMES, volume S7)

Keywords

Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Succinic Acid Enantiomer Purity Methanogenic Culture Thauera Aromatica 
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