Carbon conversion efficiency in green embryos

Range >80 %
Organism Plant rapeseed Brassica napus
Reference Alonso AP, Goffman FD, Ohlrogge JB, Shachar-Hill Y. Carbon conversion efficiency and central metabolic fluxes in developing sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) embryos. Plant J. 2007 Oct52(2):296-308 p.304 left column top paragraphPubMed ID17683473
Primary Source Goffman FD, Alonso AP, Schwender J, Shachar-Hill Y, Ohlrogge JB. Light enables a very high efficiency of carbon storage in developing embryos of rapeseed. Plant Physiol. 2005 Aug138(4):2269-79.PubMed ID16024686
Entered by Uri M
ID 108774