The biogenesis and assembly of photosynthetic proteins in thylakoid membranes

Francis Andre Wollman*, Limor Minai, Rachel Nechushtai

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Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)21-85
Number of pages65
JournalBiochimica et Biophysica Acta - Bioenergetics
Issue number1
StatePublished - 21 Apr 1999

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
We gratefully acknowledge R. Bassi (University of Verona) and the members of the Paris laboratory, UPR1261-CNRS, for stimulating discussions and critical reading of various sections of the manuscript. Thanks to Deena Oren for her help in looking at 3D structure and to Mezi Berman for her advice on English syntax. We also wish to thank the many colleagues and friends in the field of thylakoid membrane protein biogenesis who communicated some data, before publication. This collaborative work was supported by a French–Israeli Scientific and Technological Cooperation Joint Project ‘Arc en Ciel’ No. 46.


  • Chloroplast
  • Protein assembly
  • Protein biogenesis
  • Protein import
  • Protein processing
  • Thylakoid membrane

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