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Carbon Acquisition by Cyanobacteria: Mechanisms, Comparative Genomics and Evolution

Aaron Kaplan, Martin Hagemann, Hermann Bauwe, Shira Kahlon and Teruo Ogawa
from: The Cyanobacteria: Molecular Biology, Genomics and Evolution (Edited by: Antonia Herrero and Enrique Flores). Caister Academic Press, U.K. (2008)


In this chapter we mainly focus on the mechanisms of inorganic carbon uptake, photorespiration, and the regulation between the metabolic fluxes involved in photoautotrophic, photomixotrophic and heterotrophic growth. We identify the genes involved, their regulation and phylogeny read more ...
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