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Structure of Geobacter pili reveals secretory rather than nanowire behavior.

Yangqi Gu, Vishok Srikanth, Aldo I. Salazar-Morales, Ruchi Jain, J. Patrick O'Brien, Sophia M. Yi, Rajesh K. Soni, Fadel A. Samatey, Sibel Ebru Yalcin, and Nikhil S. Malvankar. (2021). DOI 10.1038/s41586-021-03857-w

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