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Title: The terminal stages of bacteriochlorophyll biosynthesis and its importance in the development of memebrane architiecture
Author: Deane, Nevil
ISNI:       0000 0001 3421 1779
Awarding Body: University of Sheffield
Current Institution: University of Sheffield
Date of Award: 2007
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The terminal stages of bacteriochlorophyll synthesis in Rhodobacter sphaeroides are catalysed by BchG and BchP. The two genes are encoded within the 45 Kbp photosynthetic gene cluster, and their respective products perform the esterification of the bacteriochlorophyll macrocycle with geranylgeraniol, and its sequential reduction to phytol.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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