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A photo shoot of plant photosystem II

In photosynthesis, the plant photosystem II uses the energy in sunlight to oxidize water. The high-resolution structure of this crucial supercomplex has now been obtained using cryo-electron microscopy. See Article p.69

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Figure 1: Structure of the plant photosystem II supercomplex.

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Croce, R., Xu, P. A photo shoot of plant photosystem II. Nature 534, 42–43 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1038/nature18438

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