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structure of ground-state bacteriorhodopsin
Biology and Chemistry Report
  •   Structure Details   Hide

    Structure Keywords

    Text bacteriorhodopsin, ground-state, PROTON TRANSPORT

    Polymeric Molecules

    Chain A
    Description bacteriorhodopsin 
    Nonstandard Linkage no 
    Nonstandard Monomers no 
    Polymer Type polypeptide(L) 
    Formula Weight 25302.1 
    Source Method natural source  

    Ligands and Prosthetic Groups

    ID Name Chemical Formula Weight Ligand Structure
    LI1  1-[2,6,10.14-TETRAMETHYL-HEXADECAN-16-YL]-2-[2,10,14-TRIMETHYLHEXADECAN-16-YL]GLYCEROL  C42 H86 O3   639.13  View 
    RET  RETINAL  C20 H28 O   284.44  View 
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    UniProtKB Information

    Chain SWS/UNP ID SWS/UNP Accession(s)
    A BACR_HALSA P02945     

    C: Cellular Location | F: Molecular Function | P: Biological Process
    Chain A
    GO ID   Ontology GO Term Definition
    6811   Ion Transport  The Directed Movement of Charged Atoms or Small Charged Molecules Into Out of or Within a Cell or Between Cells by Means of Some Agent Such As a Transporter or Pore. 
    16020   Membrane  A Lipid Bilayer Along with All the Proteins and Protein Complexes Embedded in It an Attached to It. 
    5216   Ion Channel Activity  Enables the Facilitated Diffusion of an Ion (by an Energy Independent Process) by Passage Through a Transmembrane Aqueous Pore or Channel Without Evidence For a Carrier Mediated Mechanism. May Be Either Selective (it Enables Passage of a Specific Ion Only) or Non Selective (it Enables Passage of Two or More Ions of Same Charge But Different Size). 

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    Natural Source

    Chain A
    Scientific Name Halobacterium salinarum  
    Genus Halobacterium

    Genome Information

    Chromosome Locus Gene ID Gene Name Symbol
    - - 1448071     rhodopsin VNG_RS05715