C3 Carbon Reduction Cycle
Published Online: 28 SEP 2007
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Raines, C. A. and Lloyd, J. C. 2007. C3 Carbon Reduction Cycle. eLS. .
- Published Online: 28 SEP 2007
The C3 carbon reduction cycle is the primary pathway of carbon fixation in all photosynthetic organisms, reducing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere to form carbohydrates and in higher plants it takes place in the chloroplast stroma.
- Calvin cycle;
- light regulation;