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Alkane Biosynthesis

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Comparison of visible and infrared images shows localized production of alkanes adhering to a cyanobacterium’s outer cell surface (represented by rainbow-colored speckles; red = maximum).

Credit or Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


US DOE. 2013. DOE User Facilities Advanced Technologies for Biology: Synchrotron and Neutron Beam Facilities Accelerating Biological Research, US Department of Energy Office of Science. (p. 9)

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