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Image of eye overlaid with alphaB crystallin

1st June 2017

As you read the words on this page, the light enters your eyes and the eye lens focuses it on the retina. From here the image is sent to your brain for processing. The major protein from the eye lens is shown here in June’s featured structure from our 2017 calendar.



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Carroni M, De March M, Medagli B, Krastanova I, Taylor IA, Amenitsch H, Araki H, Pisani FM, Patwardhan A, Onesti S.
Scientific reports Volume 7 (2017) p.40188

Pandurangan AP, Ochoa-Montaño B, Ascher DB, Blundell TL.
Nucleic acids research (2017)

Lensink MF, Velankar S, Wodak SJ.
Proteins Volume 85 (2017) p.359-377

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