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Structure of Ribosomes of Chromatoid Bodies: Three-Dimensional Fourier Synthesis at Low Resolution

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Science  08 Nov 1968:
Vol. 162, Issue 3854, pp. 670-671
DOI: 10.1126/science.162.3854.670

Abstract

A three-dimensional Fourier synthesis at an axial resolution of 75 angstroms of optical diffraction data from electron micrographs of stained sections of chromatoid bodies reveals the position of the large and small ribosomal subunits within these crystals of ribosomes.