Biosynthesis of Sulfoquinovosyldiacylglycerol in Chloroplasts of Higher Plants

  • Kathryn F. Kleppinger-Sparace
  • J. Brian Mudd


Sulfoquinovosyldiacylglycerol (SQDG) was first isolated and characterized 27 years ago (Benson et al. 1959). But the pathway of biosynthesis and the function have not yet been satisfactorily demonstrated.


Malate Dehydrogenase Adenine Nucleotide Spinach Chloroplast Cysteic Acid Euglena Gracilis 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kathryn F. Kleppinger-Sparace
    • 1
  • J. Brian Mudd
    • 1
  1. 1.ARCO Plant Cell Research InstituteDublinUSA

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