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Figure 13.4. Binding of sialic acid (foreground) to the receptor binding site of influenza hemagglutinin (background).

Figure 13.4

Binding of sialic acid (foreground) to the receptor binding site of influenza hemagglutinin (background). The sialic acid has been displaced slightly to show the structure of the fit. From Wilson and Cox (1990).

From: Chapter 13, Experimental Evolution: Influenza

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