Figure 3-10. Two types of β sheet structures.

Figure 3-10Two types of β sheet structures

(A) An antiparallel β sheet (see Figure 3-9D). (B) A parallel β sheet. Both of these structures are common in proteins.

From: The Shape and Structure of Proteins

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