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Molecular and Cellular Biology of the Major Light-harvesting Pigment-protein (LHCIIb) of Higher Plants

  • J. Philip Thornber
  • Gary F. Peter
  • Parag R. Chitnis
  • Alexander Vainstein
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A review of the present state of knowledge regarding the distribution, composition, structure, function and biogenesis of the chlorophyll a/chlorophyll b containing light-harvesting complex of photosystem two (LHC-II) is given.


Thylakoid Membrane Transit Peptide Bundle Sheath Cellular Biology Bundle Sheath Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Philip Thornber
    • 1
  • Gary F. Peter
    • 1
  • Parag R. Chitnis
    • 1
  • Alexander Vainstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biology and Molecular Biology InstituteUniversity of California at Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA

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