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Hydrogen production in Chlamydomonas: Photosystem II-dependent and -independent pathways differ in their requirement for starch metabolism

Chochois, Vincent; Dauvillee, David; Beyly, Audrey; Tolleter, Dimitri; Cuine, Stephan; Timpano, Helene; Ball, Steven; Cournac, Laurent; Peltier, Gilles

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Under sulfur deprivation conditions, the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii produces hydrogen in the light in a sustainable manner thanks to the contribution of two pathways, direct and indirect. In the direct pathway, photosystem II (PSII) supplies electrons to hydrogenase through the photosynthetic electron transport chain, while in the indirect pathway, hydrogen is produced in the absence of PSII through a photosystem I-dependent process. Starch metabolism has been proposed to contribute...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/65320
Source: Plant Physiology
DOI: 10.1104/pp.109.144576

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