Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
Scientific result | Bacteria | Environment | Health ＆ life sciences
Researchers at the CEA-Irig have elucidated the activation cascade of one of the four Bacillus thuringiensis toxins that specifically target mosquito larvae, in order to prevent them from becoming vectors of devastating diseases.
Serial femtosecond crystallography on in vivo-grown crystals drives elucidation of mosquitocidal Cyt1Aa bioactivation cascade | Nature communications
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