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Environmentally driven evolution of Rubisco and improved photosynthesis and growth within the C3 genus Limonium (Plumbaginaceae)

Galmes, Jeroni; Andralojc, P. John; Kapralov, Maxim; Flexas, Jaume; Keys, Alfred J.; Molins, Arantzazu; Parry, Martin; Conesa, Miquel À.

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Summary: Carbon assimilation by most ecosystems requires ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase (Rubisco). Its kinetic parameters are likely to have evolved in parallel with intracellular CO2 availability, with the result that faster forms of Rubisco occur in species with CO2-concentrating mechanisms. The Rubisco catalytic properties were determined and evaluated in relation to growth and carbon assimilation capacity in Mediterranean Limonium species, inhabiting severe stress...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/57870
Source: New Phytologist
DOI: 10.1111/nph.12858

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