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Caption: Researchers at Princeton have deciphered the 3-D structure of RNase L, an enzyme that slices through RNA and is a first responder in the innate immune system. The structure contains two subunits, represented in red as two parts of a pair of scissors. Illustration by Sneha Rath. Inset courtesy of Science.
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