Advertisement

The Bacterial Photosynthetic Reaction Center: Chemical Composition and Crystal Structure

Part of the Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration book series (AIPH, volume 10)

Keywords

Transmembrane Helix Photosynthetic Bacterium Purple Bacterium Photosynthetic Reaction Center Bacterial Reaction Center 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

For Futher Reading

  1. R1.
    RE Blankenship, MT Madigan and CE Bauer (eds) Anoxygenic Photosynthetic Bacteria, 1995. KluwerGoogle Scholar
  2. R2.
    J Deisenhofer and H Michel (1989) The photosynthetic reaction centre from the purple bacterium Rhodopseudomonas viridis (Nobel Lecture). The EMBO J 8:2149–2169Google Scholar
  3. R3.
    DC Rees, H Komiya, TO Yeates, JP Allen and G Feher (1989) The Bacterial photosynthetic reaction center as a model for membrane proteins. Annu Rev Biochemistry 58: 607–633CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. R4.
    JR Norris and A Schiffer (1990) Photosynthetic reaction centers in bacteria. C&ENews 68 (31): 22–37Google Scholar
  5. R5.
    CRD Lancaster and H Michel (1995) The structures of photosynthetic reaction centers from purple bacteria as revealed by X-ray crystallography. In: Anoxygenic Photosynthetic Bacteria (see MT Madigan and CE Bauer (eds) R1) pp 503–526Google Scholar
  6. R6.
    G Drews and JR Golecki (1995) Structure, molecular organization, and biosynthesis of membranes of purple bacteria. In: Anoxygenic Photosynthetic Bacteria (see MT Madigan and CE Bauer (eds) R1) pp 231–257Google Scholar
  7. R7.
    A Vermeglio, P Joliot and A Joliot (1995) Organization of electron transfer components and supercomplexes. In: Anoxygenic Photosynthetic Bacteria (see MT Madigan and CE Bauer (eds) R1) pp 279–295Google Scholar
  8. R8.
    G Feher (1998) Three decades of research in bacterial photosynthesis and the road leading to it: A personal account. Photosynthesis Research 55: 1–40Google Scholar

References

  1. 1.
    DW Reed and RK Clayton (1968) Isolation of a reaction center fraction from Rhodopseudomonas sphaeroides. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 30: 471–475PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    RK Clayton and RT Wang (1971) Photochemical reaction centers from Rhodopseudomonas sphaeroides. In: A San Pietro (ed) Methods in Enzymology, Vol 23A, pp 696–704. Acad PressGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    G Feher and MY Okamura (1978) Chemical composition and properties of reaction centers. In: RK Clayton and WR Sistrom (eds) The Photosynthetic Bacteria, pp 349–386. PlenumGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    G Gingras (1978) A comprehensive review of photochemical reaction center preparations from photosynthetic bacteria. In: RK Clayton and WR Sistrom (eds) The Photosynthetic Bacteria, pp 105–132. PlenumGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    C Hager-Braun, A Riedel, DL Xie, R Zimmermann, N Nelson and G Hauska (1995) Characterization of the photosynthetic reaction centre from Chlorobia. In: P Mathis (ed) Photosynthesis: From Light to Biosphere, Vol II, pp 171–174. KluwerGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    J Kyte and RF Doolittle (1982) A simple method for displaying the hydropathic character of a protein. J Mol Biol 157: 105–132PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    H Michel (1982) Three-dimensional crystals of a membrane protein complex. The photosynthetic reaction centre from Rhodopseudomonas viridis. J Mol Biol 158: 567–572PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    J Deisenhofer, O Epp, K Miki, R Huber and H Michel (1984) X-ray structure analysis of a membrane protein complex. Electron density maps at 3 - resolution and a model of the chromophores of the photosynthetic reaction center from Rhodopseudomonas viridis. J Mol Biol 180: 385–398PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    JP Allen and G Feher (1984) Crystallization of reaction center from Rhodopseudomonas sphaeroides: preliminary characterization. Proc Nat Acad Sci, USA 81: 4795–4799Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    C.H Chang, M Schiffer, D Tiede, U Smith and J Norris (1985) Characterization of bacterial photosynthetic reaction center crystals from Rhodopseudomonas sphaeroides R-26 by X-ray diffraction. J Mol Biol 186: 201–203PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    B Arnoux, JF Gaucher, A Ducruix and F Reiss-Husson (1995) Structure of the photochemical centre of a spheroidene-containing purple bacterium, Rhodobacter spheroides Y, at 3 - resolution. Acta Crystallog, Section D, 51: 368–379Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    J Deisenhofer, O Epp, I Sinning and H Michel (1995) Crystallographic refinement at 2.3 - resolution and refined model of the photosynthetic reaction center from Rhodopseudomonas viridis. J Mol Biol 246: 429–457PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    J Breton and E Nabedryk (1987) Pigment and protein organization in reaction center and antenna complexes. In: J Barber (ed) The Light Reactions, pp 159–195. ElsevierGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    U Ermler, G Fritzsch, SK Buchanan and H Michel (1994) Structure of the photosynthetic reaction centre from Rhodobacter sphaeroides at 2.65 - resolution: cofactors and protein-cofactor interactions. Structure 2: 925–936PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2003

Personalised recommendations