Kok's oxygen clock: What makes it tick? The structure of P680 and consequences of its oxidizing power

H. J. van Gorkom, J. P.M. Schelvis

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Abstract

New insights in the structure of P680, the primary electron donor in Photosystem II, are summarized and the implications of its oxidizing power for energy transfer and singlet oxygen production are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)297-301
Number of pages5
JournalPhotosynthesis Research
Volume38
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1993

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Keywords

  • P680
  • Photosystem II
  • reaction center

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