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Carotenoid accumulation and function in seeds and non-green tissues

Howitt, Crispin A; Pogson, Barry

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Carotenoids are plant pigments that function as antioxidants, hormone precursors, colourants and essential components of the photosynthetic apparatus. Carotenoids accumulate in nearly all types of plastids, not just the chloroplast, and are thus found in

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/85379
Source: Plant Cell and Environment
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2005.01492.x

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