Botany. State transitions--a question of balance

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Abstract

Plant biologists have struggled for decades to identify a crucial kinase that orchestrates the transition of the photosynthetic machinery from state 1 to state 2, an energy conserving-process designed to maximize the light conditions. In his Perspective, Allen reveals the identity this kinase and the mechanism by which it controls transitions

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Authors
  • John Allen
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  • Biological Sciences
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1530-1532
JournalScience
Volume299
Issue number5612
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes