The Unfinished Story of Cytochrome f

@article{Bendall2004TheUS,
  title={The Unfinished Story of Cytochrome f},
  author={D. Bendall},
  journal={Photosynthesis Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={80},
  pages={265-276}
}
  • D. Bendall
  • Published 2004
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Photosynthesis Research
Cytochrome f is a unique, integral membrane protein. The background to its discovery by Robert Hill (1899–1991) and Ronald Scarisbrick over 60 years ago and the influence of David Keilin (1887–1963) and Frederick Gowland Hopkins (1861–1947) are discussed. The development of methods for isolating cytochrome f is outlined, emphasizing the remarkable achievement of Hill and Scarisbrick at a time when few if any membrane proteins had been isolated, and the importance of the discovery of a natural… Expand
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