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Photocatalytic reversible amination of α-keto acids on a ZnS surface: implications for the prebiotic metabolism.
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PMID:  22237955     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
We report the enzyme-like reversible amination of four intermediates pertinent to the reductive tricarboxylic acid cycle on a photo-irradiated surface of mineral sphalerite (ZnS). Given its prevalence in the waters of early Earth, we suggest that the mineral-based photochemistry might have catalyzed the homeostasis of prebiotic metabolic systems.
Wei Wang; Qiliang Li; Bin Yang; Xiaoyang Liu; Yanqiang Yang; Wenhui Su
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-1-12
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Title:  Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1364-548X     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Jan 
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Created Date:  2012-1-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  9610838     Medline TA:  Chem Commun (Camb)     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
CCMST, Academy of Fundamental and Interdisciplinary Sciences, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150080, China.
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