Cryo-EM structure of the head in mature bacteriophage phi29

This is a large structure.

Summary for 6QYD

EMDB information4677
DescriptorMajor capsid protein, Capsid fiber protein (2 entities in total)
Functional Keywordsbacteriophage, cryo-em, mature virus, virus
Biological sourceBacillus phage phi29 (Bacteriophage phi-29)
Total number of polymer chains400
Total molecular weight16616292.48
Xu, J.W.,Wang, D.H.,Gui, M.,Xiang, Y. (deposition date: 2019-03-08, release date: 2019-06-12)
Primary citation
Xu, J.,Wang, D.,Gui, M.,Xiang, Y.
Structural assembly of the tailed bacteriophage φ29.
Nat Commun, 10:2366-2366, 2019
PubMed: 31147544 (PDB entries with the same primary citation)
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-10272-3
MImport into Mendeley
Experimental method

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