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Photophosphorylation

  1. Andrew N Webber

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0001382

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How to Cite

Webber, A. N. 2001. Photophosphorylation. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

Photophosphorylation is the process through which photosynthetic organisms convert light energy to adenosine triphosphate.

Keywords:

  • photosynthetic;
  • chloroplast;
  • chlorophyll;
  • adenosine triphosphate;
  • anoxygenic