Browsing by Subject "C4 photosynthesis"
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(2015-08-17)C4 plants, such as maize, concentrate carbon dioxide in a specialized compartment surrounding the veins of their leaves to improve the efficiency of carbon dioxide assimilation. The C4 photosynthetic system is a key target ...
(2008-01-23)In Zea mays (maize), photosynthetic activities are partitioned between two morphologically and biochemically distinct cell types, mesophyll (M) and bundle sheath (BS). These cells are organized as concentric files around ...