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Figure 5.
Figure 5: Molecular embrace and the DEDDDL motif. Surface representation of RanBD1, showing the basic region where the DEDDDL motif of Ran is expected to bind after the C terminus wraps itself around RanBD1. Ran is shown as a backbone (green), and GppNHp and the magnesium ion as ball and stick. The figure was produced using GRASP^50.

The above figure is reprinted by permission from Macmillan Publishers Ltd: Nature (1999, 398, 39-46) copyright 1999.