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Pressure can stabilize enzymes and modulate both their activity and specificity. Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas spp.
Pressure can be turned to account to promote reactions catalyzed by naturally occurring enzymes in plant cells. Efficacy of a food plant-based oral cholera toxin B subunit vaccine. Dornase alpha.