Effects of altered α- and β-branch carotenoid biosynthesis on photoprotection and whole-plant acclimation of Arabidopsis to photo-oxidative stress

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2013

Authors

Caliandro, Rosanna
Nagel, Kerstin A.
Kastenholz , Bernd
Bassi, Roberto
Li, Zhirong
Niyogi, Krishna
Schurr, Ulrich
Matsubara, Shizue
Pogson, Barry

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Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Abstract

Functions of α- and β-branch carotenoids in whole-plant acclimation to photo-oxidative stress were studied in Arabidopsis thaliana wild-type (wt) and carotenoid mutants, lutein deficient (lut2, lut5), non-photochemical quenching1 (npq1) and suppressor o

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Keywords: Arabidopsis protein; carotenoid; chlorophyll; NPQ4 protein, Arabidopsis; acclimation; bioaccumulation; biochemical composition; biochemistry; biological production; carotenoid; chlorophyll; dicotyledon; environmental stress; growth rate; mutation; photopr Arabidopsis thaliana; Carotene; Leaf growth; Lutein; Non-photochemical quenching; Root growth; Sunflecks; Xanthophyll cycle

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Plant Cell and Environment

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10.1111/j.1365-3040.2012.02586.x

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2037-12-31