, Volume 73, Issue 1-3, pp 251-256

C4 photosynthesis: discovery and resolution

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This Minireview provides a brief account of the scene and interesting turn of events surrounding the discovery and resolution of the mechanism of C4 photosynthesis, as well as the recognition of the process by the wider plant science community.

This revised version was published online in June 2006 with corrections to the Cover Date.