Photosynthesis. A Comprehensive Treatise, Volume 8 by P. K. Stumpf

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T h u s the supramolecular structural events involved in m e m b r a n e stacking still remain a mystery, although the possibility exists that if molecular events are involved they are not expressed at a supramolecular level of resolution. G. The Molecular Structure of Particles F o r higher plant chloroplasts only limited information is yet available to describe the detailed molecular structure of intramembranous particles. H o w e v e r , a detailed analysis is emerging for the photosynthetic purple m e m b r a n e s found in the bacterium Halobacterium halobium.

T h e particle size distribution histograms for the E F S face particles from mesophyll and bundle sheath chloroplasts w e r e also similar to o n e another and to other higher plant chloroplasts. This observation supports the fact that the small grana present in bundle sheath chloroplasts are similar in substructure to mesophyll chloroplast grana and to those of other higher plants. F r o m estimates of grana m e m b r a n e area the bundle sheath chloroplasts appear to have only 40% of large particles with L H C P , although this c a n n o t account for their low PS-II activity.

1970) but h a s m a n y more particles, u p to 5000/μπι 2. 2 n m (Fig. 14). By obtaining complementary replicas of chloroplast m e m b r a n e s , the small areas without particles sometimes seen on the P F S face do frequently correspond t o the p r e s e n c e of large particles on the E F S complementary face, suggesting that the particles on the t w o complementary faces interdigitate. Direct observations by electron microscopy have not provided evidence to support ideas that P F face particles span the m e m b r a n e .

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