Increase in carbon fixation upon change from atmospheric CO2 concentration to CO2 saturation

Range 3-4 Fold
Organism Plants
Reference Karl-Josef Dietz and Ulrich Heber, Rate-limiting factors in leaf photosynthesis: I. Carbon fluxes in the Calvin cycle, Biochimica etBiophysicaActa, 767 (1984) 432-443
Comments Under high light intensities. This is far more than could be accounted for by a suppression of photorespiration.
Entered by Uri M
ID 103393