Pigment-protein diversity in chlorosomes of green phototrophic bacteria

@article{Stolz2004PigmentproteinDI,
  title={Pigment-protein diversity in chlorosomes of green phototrophic bacteria},
  author={John F Stolz and R. Clinton Fuller and Thomas E. Redlinger},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={154},
  pages={422-427}
}
In order to compare and contrast the structure and function of the light-harvesting antennae (i.e. chlorosomes) of green bacteria, a procedure for isolating and characterizing them from green sulfur bacteria was developed. The chlorosomes from Chlorobium species with bacteriochlorophyll (Bchl) c or e were isolated by a two step sucrose density centrifugation in the presence of 2% miranol, a mild detergent, and 2 M sodium thiocyanate (NaSCN). Purified chlorosomes from two green sulfur bacteria… CONTINUE READING
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