Israel-stamp on Year of chemistry

Israel released a stamp on year of chemistry in Jan.2011.The image on the stamp, which is adopted from a paper published by Ada Yonath and her\"\" coworkers in 2001 in Nature magazine, shows a view into the tunnel of the large ribosomal subunit from which the newly constructed chain of amino acids exits. This huge structure shows the ribosomal proteins (shown in orange), the ribosomal RNA (blue and pink) together with the antibiotic erythromycin (red)

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One Response to Israel-stamp on Year of chemistry

  1. Kamran says:

    There were two stamps on International year of chemistry-2011 from Israel.
    Some 32 or more countries issued stamps on this theme (IYC) in 2011.
    http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=533

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