FIGURE 20.6. Structure of Kdo2–lipid A in E.


Structure of Kdo2lipid A in E. coli. The chemical structure of the schematic cartoon (left) is depicted (see Fig. 20.1). (Adapted, with permission, from Raetz C.R.H., Reynolds C.M., Trent M.S., et al. 2007. Annu. Rev. Biochem. 76: 295–329, ©Annual Reviews.)

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Cold Spring Harbor (NY): Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press; 2009.
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