International
Tables for
Crystallography
Volume F
Crystallography of biological macromolecules
Edited by M. G. Rossmann and E. Arnold

International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. F, ch. 9.1, p. 186   | 1 | 2 |

Table 9.1.7.2 

Z. Dautera* and K. S. Wilsonb

aNational Cancer Institute, Brookhaven National Laboratory, NSLS, Building 725A-X9, Upton, NY 11973, USA, and bStructural Biology Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of York, York YO10 5DD, England
Correspondence e-mail:  dauter@bnl.gov

Table 9.1.7.2| top | pdf |
Rotation range (°) required in different crystal classes

The direction of the spindle axis is given in parentheses; ac means any vector in the ac plane.

Point groupNative dataAnomalous data
1 180 (any) [180 + 2\theta_{\max}] (any)
2 180 (b); 90 (ac) 180 (b); [180 + 2\theta_{\max}] (ac)
222 90 (ab or ac or bc) 90 (ab or ac or bc)
4 90 (c or ab) 90 (c); [90 + \theta_{\max}] (ab)
422 45 (c); 90 (ab) 45 (c); 90 (ab)
3 60 (c); 90 (ab) [60 + 2\theta_{\max}] (c); [90 + \theta_{\max}] (ab)
32 30 (c); 90 (ab) [30 + \theta_{\max}] (c); 90 (ab)
6 60 (c); 90 (ab) 60 (c); [90 + \theta_{\max}] (ab)
622 30 (c); 90 (ab) 30 (c); 90 (ab)
23 ∼60 ∼70
432 ∼35 ∼45