ATP synthase. The machine that makes ATP

Curr Biol. 1994 Dec 1;4(12):1138-41. doi: 10.1016/s0960-9822(00)00257-8.


The recently determined crystal structure of the F1 part of mitochondrial ATP synthase provides new insights into the workings of one of the most remarkable and complex biochemical machines.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adenosine Triphosphatases / chemistry
  • Adenosine Triphosphatases / metabolism*
  • Adenosine Triphosphate / biosynthesis*
  • Amino Acid Sequence
  • Animals
  • Computer Graphics
  • Crystallography, X-Ray
  • Mitochondria / enzymology
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Protein Conformation


  • Adenosine Triphosphate
  • Adenosine Triphosphatases