C4 Photosynthesis and Related CO2 Concentrating Mechanisms

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ISBN: 978-90-481-9406-3 (Print) 978-90-481-9407-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

  2. Tributes & Introduction

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-11

      Chapter 1 Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose (1858–1937): A Pioneer in Photosynthesis Research and Discoverer of Unique Carbon Assimilation in Hydrilla

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      Pages 13-16

      Chapter 2 Constance Endicott Hartt (1900–1984) and the Path of Carbon in the Sugarcane Leaf

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      Pages 17-25

      Chapter 3 Introduction

  3. New Physiological and Developmental Perspectives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Pages 29-61

      Chapter 4 C4 Photosynthesis: Kranz Forms and Single-Cell C4 in Terrestrial Plants

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      Pages 63-80

      Chapter 5 Single-Cell C4 Photosynthesis in Aquatic Plants

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      Pages 81-108

      Chapter 6 Photorespiration: The Bridge to C4 Photosynthesis

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      Pages 109-128

      Chapter 7 Nitrogen and Sulfur Metabolism in C4 Plants

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      Pages 129-146

      Chapter 8 Nitrogen and Water Use Efficiency of C4 Plants

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      Pages 147-159

      Chapter 9 Development of Leaves in C4 Plants: Anatomical Features That Support C4 Metabolism

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      Pages 161-195

      Chapter 10 C4 Photosynthesis and Temperature

  4. Molecular Basis of C4 Pathway

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Pages 199-219

      Chapter 11 Transport Processes: Connecting the Reactions of C4 Photosynthesis

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      Pages 221-256

      Chapter 12 C4 Gene Expression in Mesophyll and Bundle Sheath Cells

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      Pages 257-275

      Chapter 13 C4-Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxylase

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      Pages 277-300

      Chapter 14 C4 Decarboxylases: Different Solutions for the Same Biochemical Problem, the Provision of CO2 to Rubisco in the Bundle Sheath Cells

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      Pages 301-315

      Chapter 15 Structure, Function, and Post-translational Regulation of C4 Pyruvate Orthophosphate Dikinase

  5. Diversity and Evolution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 317-317

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      Pages 319-338

      Chapter 16 C4 Photosynthesis Origins in the Monocots: A Review and Reanalysis

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      Pages 339-357

      Chapter 17 The Geologic History of C4 Plants

  6. C4 Engineering and Bioenergy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 359-359

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      Pages 361-378

      Chapter 18 Hurdles to Engineering Greater Photosynthetic Rates in Crop Plants: C4 Rice

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      Pages 379-397

      Chapter 19 C4 Species as Energy Crops

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 399-410