Harvesting Moco

March 25th, 2019 by Ralf R. Mendel

Harvesting Moco

Harvesting Moco, Published online: 25 March 2019; doi:10.1038/s41589-019-0257-y

The molybdenum cofactor (Moco) is a fragile prosthetic group essential for most organisms. Nematodes are now capable of extracting Moco from their bacterial diet to mediate detoxification of sulfite.