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Biophysical Reviews

, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 139–140 | Cite as

My happy years of collaboration with Fumio Arisaka

  • Michael G. Rossmann
Brief Communication

Keywords

Fumio Arisaka Bacteriophage T4 Structure Puncturing device Baseplate 

Notes

Acknowledgements

Funding awarded to M.G.R., which included participation by Fumio Arisaka, was provided by the National Institutes of Health (AI081726), the National Science Foundation (MCB-0443899, MCB-1014547, and MCB-1515260), and the Human Frontier Science Program (RGP-28/2003).

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Conflict of interest

Michael G. Rossmann declares that he has no conflicts of interest.

Ethical approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by the author.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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