Cyanobacterial photosystem II at 2.9-Å resolution and the role of quinones, lipids, channels and chloride

@article{Guskov2009CyanobacterialPI,
  title={Cyanobacterial photosystem II at 2.9-{\AA} resolution and the role of quinones, lipids, channels and chloride},
  author={A. Guskov and J. Kern and A. Gabdulkhakov and M. Broser and A. Zouni and W. Saenger},
  journal={Nature Structural \&Molecular Biology},
  year={2009},
  volume={16},
  pages={334-342}
}
Photosystem II (PSII) is a large homodimeric protein–cofactor complex located in the photosynthetic thylakoid membrane that acts as light-driven water:plastoquinone oxidoreductase. The crystal structure of PSII from Thermosynechococcus elongatus at 2.9-Å resolution allowed the unambiguous assignment of all 20 protein subunits and complete modeling of all 35 chlorophyll a molecules and 12 carotenoid molecules, 25 integral lipids and 1 chloride ion per monomer. The presence of a third… Expand
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