Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) delta-endotoxin
The backbone of interconnected amino acids
is represented as a ribbon, with the shading varying according to structure.
Dark pink indicates areas of alpha-helix and gold indicates areas of beta-sheet.
This protein is toxic to mosquitoes and similar to the Bt endotoxins found
in Bt-corn. (PDB: 1CBY)
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