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Biocatalytic preparation and characterization of alternative substrate of MshB, a mycothiol pathway enzyme
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis), the causative agent of tuberculosis, utilizes mycothiol (MSH) as the major low molecular weight thiol to protect itself against oxidative stress and thereby ...
Engineering and application of glycosidase derived biocatalysts in the study of mycothiol pathway enzymes
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Glycosides are complex carbohydrates that are involved in essential cellular and molecular biological processes within all living organisms. In addition, certain glycosides have anti-cancer, antioxidant, ...