A magnetic protein biocompass.
Beijing, China. In Nat Mater, Dec 2015
The magnetosensing complex consists of the identified putative magnetoreceptor and known magnetoreception-related photoreceptor cryptochromes (Cry), has the attributes of both Cry- and iron-based systems, and exhibits spontaneous alignment in magnetic fields, including that of the Earth.
The food and environmental safety of Bt crops.
Saint Louis, United States. In Front Plant Sci, 2014
Cry proteins are among the active insecticidal ingredients in these pesticides, and genes coding for Cry proteins have been introduced into agricultural crops using modern biotechnology.