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Purple Membrane

Known as: Membrane, Purple, bacterial purple membrane, Purple Membranes 
Functionally and structurally differentiated, purple-pigmented regions of the cytoplasmic membrane of some strains of Halobacterium halobium. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The diffusive properties of biomacromolecules within the aqueous phase of polyacrylamide gels are described. High quality NMR… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
An effective environmental force constant is introduced to quantify the molecular resilience (or its opposite, "softness") of a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Bacteriorhodopsin (bR) from Halobacterium salinarum is a proton pump that converts the energy of light into a proton… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To achieve high-resolution topographs of native biological macromolecules in aqueous solution with the atomic force microscope… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The general possibility to align biological macromolecules in the magnetic field by the presence of orienting agents such as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Purple membranes adsorbed to mica were imaged in buffer solution using the atomic force microscope. The hexagonal diffraction… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A 7-Å resolution map of the purple membrane has been obtained by electron microscopy of tilted, unstained specimens. The protein… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The purple membrane of Halobacterium halobium contains only one protein, bacteriorhodopsin, which closely resembles the visual… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
HALOPHILIC bacteria require high concentrations of sodium chloride and lower concentrations of KCl and MgCl2 for growth. The cell… Expand
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