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Figure 7.
Figure 7. Overview of the active site of spinach rubisco showing 2-CABP, Mg 2+ and residues within hydrogen-bonding distance to these ligands. The hydroxyl groups at C2 and C3 of 2-CABP are in cis conformation. The two views in (a) and (b) are related by 180° with respect to the vertical axis.

The above figure is reprinted by permission from Elsevier: J Mol Biol (1996, 259, 160-174) copyright 1996.