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Chloroplast metabolism

the structure and function of chloroplasts in green leaf cells

by Barry Halliwell

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chloroplasts.,
  • Photosynthesis.,
  • Plants -- Metabolism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementBarry Halliwell.
    SeriesOxford science publications
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK882 .H194 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 259 p. :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2847601M
    ISBN 100198545851
    LC Control Number84009749

    Chloroplasts / ˈ k l ɔːr ə ˌ p l æ s t s,-p l ɑː s t s / are organelles that conduct photosynthesis, where the photosynthetic pigment chlorophyll captures the energy from sunlight, converts it, and stores it in the energy-storage molecules ATP and NADPH while freeing oxygen from water in plant and algal cells. Fds are pivotal elements in the reductive metabolism of chloroplasts mediating electron transfer from PSI to a number of enzymes involved in many different reaction pathways. Despite its importance, very little is currently known about the mechanisms that lead to differential distribution of electrons to distinct reactions.

    Photosynthesis takes place in chloroplasts of green plants and algae and results in the conversion of radiant energy into chemical energy. Water and carbon dioxide are the raw materials; plants can produce sugars by using chlorophyll and light energy. During the first reaction of photosynthesis, ATP and NADPH are produced from light energy. Oxygen and Author: Nimir Eltyb Ahmed Nimir, Zhou Guisheng.   The book discusses the parts of a cell and the biochemical processes, such as respiration involving the mitochondria, microbodies or cytosol, or photosynthesis in the chloroplasts. The text also describes the use of plant cell cultures in biochemistry; the primary cell walls of flowering plants; and the morphology, purification, chemical and Book Edition: 1.

    The NADH-dependent activity of the enzyme, needed for chloroplast dark metabolism, is constitutive and insensitive to any kind of regulation. GAPDH is found in two isoforms with different regulatory properties, a minor homotetrameric A 4 -isoform, known as the non-regulatory GAPDH, and a major heterotetrameric A 2 B 2 -isoform, modulated by Trx.   Poplars (Populus tremula × Populus alba) were transformed to overexpress Escherichia coli γ-glutamylcysteine synthetase (γ-ECS) or glutathione synthetase in the chloroplast. Five independent lines of each transformant strongly expressed the introduced gene and possessed markedly enhanced activity of the gene product. Glutathione (GSH) contents .


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Chloroplast metabolism: the structure and function of chloroplasts in green leaf cells. (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Chloroplasts, the organelles responsible for photosynthesis, are in many respects similar to mitochondria.

Both chloroplasts and mitochondria function to generate metabolic energy, evolved by endosymbiosis, contain their own genetic systems, and replicate by by: 1. Abstract. The capacity of chloroplasts for various photosynthetic reactions is compared.

In rate-limiting light, even low capacity reactions such as nitrite reduction or protein synthesis compete with high capacity reactions such as carbon assimilation for electrons and by: Mitochondria and Chloroplasts Mitochondria.

Mitochondria (singular = mitochondrion) are often called the “powerhouses” or “energy factories” of a cell because they are responsible for making adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the cell’s main energy-carrying formation of ATP from the breakdown of glucose is known as cellular : Bartee, Lisa, Anderson, Christine.

Photosynthesis: Physiology and Metabolism is the we have concentrated on the acquisition and ninth volume in theseries Advances in Photosynthesis metabolism of carbon.

However, a full understanding (Series Editor, Govindjee). Several volumes in this of reactions involved in the conversion of to. The mod1 and som mutants reveal that NADH metabolism is important in chloroplasts in the light. It seems that the magnitude of fatty acid synthesis in growing leaves is appreciable since the defective ENR in mod1 apparently leads to the export of enough reducing equivalents to trigger PCD through mROS production [ 9, 10, 26, 32 ].Author: Yannan Zhao, Hong Yu, Jian-Min Zhou, Steven M.

Smith, Steven M. Smith, Jiayang Li. Chloroplast, structure within the cells of plants and green algae that is the site of photosynthesis, the process by which light energy is converted to chemical energy, resulting in the production of oxygen and energy-rich organic compounds.

PDF | On Apr 5,J. Barber and others published Chloroplast metabolism: by B. Halliwell Clarendon Press; Oxford, xii + pages. £ | Find, read and. Abstract. The purpose of this review is to discuss some aspects of current research interest dealing with carbon metabolism in mesophyll chloroplasts of C 3 plants that may be involved in control of the rate of carbon fixation or the distribution of fixed carbon among products.

These aspects are stressed because an appreciation of the metabolic regulation of chloroplasts is Cited by: 5. Analysis of Starch Metabolism in Chloroplasts. Starch is a primary product of photosynthesis in the chloroplasts of many higher plants.

It plays an important role in the day-to-day carbohydrate metabolism of the leaf, and its biosynthesis and degradation represent major fluxes in plant metabolism. Beyond the obvious link between chloroplast functions in primary metabolism and as providers of photosynthesis-derived carbon sources and energy, a growing body of evidence supports a central role for chloroplasts as integrators of environmental signals and, more particularly, as key defence organelles.

The Arabidopsis Book. 9,Cited by: Chapter 10 Bioenergetics and Metabolism - Mitochondria, Chloroplasts, and Peroxisomes. In addition to being involved in protein sorting and transport, cytoplasmic organelles provide specialized compartments in which a variety of metabolic activities take place.

The generation of metabolic energy is a major activity of all cells, Cited by: 1. Chloroplast Metabolism by B. Halliwell Clarendon Press; Oxford, xii t pages. This book concerns itself with a wide range of biochemical processes which take place plant chloroplasts.

Its scientific content has been put together in a thorough and authoritative manner. This chapter focuses on tetrapyrrole metabolism as a general process that occurs in all chloroplast-containing organisms, but stresses results that have been obtained with Chlamydomonas as the experimental system, and results that may be unique to Chlamydomonas.

Conceptually, chlorophyll a biosynthesis pathway can be divided into several sections. structure and function of chloroplasts Download structure and function of chloroplasts or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get structure and function of chloroplasts book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Chloroplasts are the ancestral members of the plastid organelle family. Arabidopsis Book 6, e ( K. et al. Dynamic plastid redox signals integrate gene expression and metabolism to Cited by: Buy Chloroplast Metabolism the Structure and Function of Chloroplast in Gree Leaf Cells by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Hardcover. The chloroplast genome encodes proteins required for photosynthesis, gene expression, and other essential organellar functions.

Derived from a cyanobacterial ancestor, the chloroplast combines prokaryotic and eukaryotic features of gene expression and is regulated by many nucleus-encoded proteins.

This review covers four major chloroplast posttranscriptional Cited by: We identify possible diatom-specific innovations in chloroplast metabolism, including the completion of tocopherol synthesis via a chloroplast-targeted tocopherol cyclase, a complete chloroplast ornithine cycle, and chloroplast-targeted proteins involved in iron acquisition and CO 2 concentration not shared between diatoms and their closest relatives in the by: 2.

This monograph is intended to provide an overview of the structure, function, and development of the chloroplast. It should be viewed as a beginning of the study of chloroplasts and not as an end.

In keeping with an introductory approach, abbreviations generally have not been used, so that substance is not replaced by symbol. The principal aim has been to provide .