Apparent Km for CO2 conversion by rubisco

Value 250 µM
Organism Cyanobacteria
Reference Fridlyand L, Kaplan A, Reinhold L. Quantitative evaluation of the role of a putative CO2-scavenging entity in the cyanobacterial CO2-concentrating mechanism. Biosystems. 1996 37(3):p. 233 right column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID8924647
Primary Source Badger, M.R., Basset, M. and Comins, H.N., 1985, A model for HCO(3) accumulation and photosynthesis in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. Theoretical predictions and experimental observations. Plant Physiol. 77, 465-471.PubMed ID16664076
Entered by Uri M
ID 102629