PerspectiveStructural Biology

A Glimpse of Biology's First Enzyme

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Science  16 Mar 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5818, pp. 1507-1508
DOI: 10.1126/science.1140736

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Summary

The structure of an RNA enzyme that catalyzes the joining of RNA has been solved, providing insight into what may have been the most ancient enzyme of biology.