Alpha carbon backbone of the large subunit of ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxyl
Elizabeth A. Kellogg Harvard University Herbarium 22 Divinity Avenue Cambridge Massachusetts 02138 USA
Carbon Fixation, Carboxylase, Oxygenase, Protein Engineering, Protein Evolution, RuBisCo
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Alpha carbon backbone of the large subunit of ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase, color coded to show residues conserved throughout the 300 million years of evolution of the seed plants. Absolutely conserved residues in red, residues with one substitution in green, and variable sites in blue.