Structures of ribosomes from different species
2011-12-30T14:12:22Z (GMT) by
Taken from "Toward an understanding of the structural basis of translation"
Genome Biology 2003;4(12):237-237.
Published online 19 Nov 2003
Copyright © 2003 BioMed Central LtdThe small subunit is on the left. X-ray structure of the 70S ribosome . Cryo-EM map of the 70S ribosome . Cryo-EM map of the yeast 80S ribosome . Expansion regions are darker. The dashed line indicates a flat surface that suggests eukaryotic specialization of 60S subunit for association with a planar membrane. Cryo-EM map of the mammalian mitochondrial ribosome . Reproduced with permission from (a) , (b) , (c)  and (d) .