Photosynthesis in Algae

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ISBN: 978-94-010-3772-3 (Print) 978-94-007-1038-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

  2. Introductory Chapters

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      Pages 1-10

      The Algae and their General Characteristics

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      Pages 11-28

      Algal Plastids: Their Fine Structure and Properties

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      Pages 29-62

      The Photosynthetic Apparatus of Chlorophyll b- and d-Containing Oxyphotobacteria

  3. Molecular Genetics of Algae

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      Pages 63-82

      Structure and Regulation of Algal Light-Harvesting Complex Genes

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      Pages 83-94

      Functional Analysis of Plastid Genes through Chloroplast Reverse Genetics in Chlamydomonas

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      Pages 95-131

      Biochemistry and Regulation of Chlorophyll Biosynthesis

  4. Biochemistry and Physiology of Algae

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      Pages 133-156

      Oxygenic Photosynthesis in Algae and Cyanobacteria: Electron Transfer in Photosystems I and II

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      Pages 157-181

      Oxygen Consumption: Photorespiration and Chlororespiration

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      Pages 183-204

      The Water-Water Cycle in Algae

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      Pages 205-224

      Carbohydrate Metabolism and Respiration in Algae

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      Pages 225-244

      Carbon Acquisition Mechanisms of Algae: Carbon Dioxide Diffusion and Carbon Dioxide Concentrating Mechanisms

  5. Light-Harvesting Systems in Algae

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      Pages 245-276

      Modeling the Excitation Energy Capture in Thylakoid Membranes

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      Pages 277-304

      Light-Harvesting Systems in Algae

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      Pages 305-334

      Red, Cryptomonad and Glaucocystophyte Algal Phycobiliproteins

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      Pages 335-349

      Carotenoids of Light Harvesting Systems: Energy Transfer Processes from Fucoxanthin and Peridinin to Chlorophyll

  6. General Aspects of Photosynthesis in Algae

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      Pages 351-384

      Photoinhibition, UV-B and Algal Photosynthesis

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      Pages 385-412

      Adaptation, Acclimation and Regulation in Algal Photosynthesis

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      Pages 413-435

      Photosynthesis in Marine Macroalgae

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      Pages 437-455

      Photosynthesis in Symbiotic Algae

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 457-480