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Nucleotide sequence of the gene for the P680 chlorophyll alpha apoprotein of the photosystem II reaction center from spinach.
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PMID:  6324128     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
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The DNA sequence of 2210 nucleotides including the gene for the "51 kd" chlorophyll alpha-conjugated thylakoid membrane protein associated with the photosystem II reaction center of spinach has been determined. This protein is functionally identical with the P680 chlorophyll alpha apoprotein that catalyses the primary light-induced photochemical processes of photosystem II (Camm, E.L. and Green, B.R. (1983) Biochim. Biophys. Acta 724 291-293). The only large open reading frame in the sequence consists of 508 triplets encoding a protein of molecular mass of 56,246 kd. The deduced amino acid sequence shows clustering of hydrophobic residues into seven core regions which probably traverse the membrane, and a large hydrophilic domain of about 200 amino acids interspersed between span VI and VII. Potential transcription promotor and terminator signals flanking the structural gene show prokaryotic-like features. Seven discrete RNA species ranging in size from 2.0 to over 5.0 kilobases display complementarity to apoprotein coding sequences implying that the region can be polycistronically transcribed. The primary transcript includes information for at least two further genes coding for subunits of the cytochrome b/f complex.
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J Morris; R G Herrmann
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Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nucleic acids research     Volume:  12     ISSN:  0305-1048     ISO Abbreviation:  Nucleic Acids Res.     Publication Date:  1984 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-05-11     Completed Date:  1984-05-11     Revised Date:  2010-09-10    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0411011     Medline TA:  Nucleic Acids Res     Country:  ENGLAND    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2837-50     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Amino Acid Sequence
Apoproteins / genetics*
Base Sequence
DNA Restriction Enzymes
Genes*
Light-Harvesting Protein Complexes
Membrane Proteins / genetics*
Nucleic Acid Conformation
Nucleic Acid Hybridization
Photosynthetic Reaction Center Complex Proteins
Photosystem II Protein Complex
Plant Proteins / genetics*
Plants / metabolism*
Plasmids
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Apoproteins; 0/Light-Harvesting Protein Complexes; 0/Membrane Proteins; 0/Photosynthetic Reaction Center Complex Proteins; 0/Photosystem II Protein Complex; 0/Plant Proteins; EC 3.1.21.-/DNA Restriction Enzymes
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Journal ID (nlm-ta): Nucleic Acids Res
ISSN: 0305-1048
ISSN: 1362-4962
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Print publication date: Day: 26 Month: 3 Year: 1984
Volume: 12 Issue: 6
First Page: 2837 Last Page: 2850
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Nucleotide sequence of the gene for the P680 chlorophyll alpha apoprotein of the photosystem II reaction center from spinach.
J Morris
R G Herrmann



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