Euglena pp 58-69 | Cite as

Chloroplast Structure

  • Jerome J. Wolken


Photoreceptors are differentiated structures, organelles, of living cells which contain photosensitive pigments for light capture in order to initiate such processes as phototropisms, photosynthesis, and vision.


Chlorophyll Concentration Dense Layer Euglena Gracilis Chlorophyll Molecule Monomolecular Layer 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerome J. Wolken
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  1. 1.Biophysical Research LaboratoryCarnegie Institute of TechnologyPittsburghUSA

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