Figure 34.30. Flagellar Motor.

Figure 34.30Flagellar Motor

A schematic view of the flagellar motor, a complex structure containing as many as 40 distinct types of protein. The approximate positions of the proteins MotA and MotB (red), FliG (orange), FliN (yellow), and FliM (green) are shown.

From: Section 34.4, A Rotary Motor Drives Bacterial Motion

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Biochemistry. 5th edition.
Berg JM, Tymoczko JL, Stryer L.
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