Pigment‐protein complexes of purple photosynthetic bacteria: An overview

J. Philip Thornber*, Richard J. Cogdell, Beverly K. Pierson, Richard E B Seftor

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Abstract

A minireview of antenna and reaction center pigmenl‐protein complexes of purple bacteria is presented. Advances in our knowledge of their structure and composition during the past 3 yr are emphasized and some new thoughts are introduced.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)159-169
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Cellular Biochemistry
Volume23
Issue number1-4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983

Keywords

  • carotenoid
  • chlorophyll protein
  • light‐harvesting
  • membrane protein
  • photochemical reaction center
  • photosynthesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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    Thornber, J. P., Cogdell, R. J., Pierson, B. K., & Seftor, R. E. B. (1983). Pigment‐protein complexes of purple photosynthetic bacteria: An overview. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, 23(1-4), 159-169. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcb.240230113