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By Kapuganti Jagadis Gupta, Luis A. J. Mur, Bhagyalakshmi Neelwarne

ISBN-10: 1118790464

ISBN-13: 9781118790465

Rapid advancements in molecular and platforms biology suggestions have allowed researchers to resolve many new mechanisms wherein plant cells change over to substitute respiration pathways.

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Annals of Botany 103: 259–268. , Schauer, N. et al. (2005) The critical role of Arabidopsis ­electron‐transfer flavoprotein:ubiquinone oxidoreductase during dark‐induced starvation. The Plant Cell 17: 2587–2600. R. et al. (2006) The mitochondrial electron transfer flavoprotein complex is essential for survival of Arabidopsis in extended darkness. The Plant Journal 47: 751–760. , Semrad, C. D. (1996) Photoactivated azido fatty acid irrevers­ ibly inhibits anion and proton transport through the mitochondrial uncoupling protein.

2010). , 2001a). 5–2 times more reduced than in non‐photorespiratory conditions. , 2001a). , 1998; Bykova and Møller, 2001). This can be directly related to the increase in NADH and NADPH levels during photorespiration. Glycine oxidation raises the NADH level in mitochondria more than the oxidation of other substrates. , 1993; Igamberdiev and Gardeström, 2003). 15 mM under n ­ on‐ photorespiratory conditions (Igamberdiev and Gardeström, 2003). However such concentrations will be inhibiting for GDC, which has a Ki value for NADH of 15 μM.

Equilibration of adenylates in the intermembrane space of mitochondria Although living systems operate far from the equilibrium, non‐equilibrium fluxes should be stable, which can be achieved at certain values of metabolic rates (Igamberdiev, 1999; Igamberdiev and Kleczkowski, 2009). g. ATP (Stucki, 1980). In the light, the maintenance of fluxes of photosynthetic CO2 assimilation, photorespiration and respiration is ­balanced not only via engagement of the non‐coupled pathways of electron transport but also via another essentially energy wasting process, which ­c onsists of the conversion of a fraction of the synthesized ATP to ADP in the mitochondrial intermembrane space (Igamberdiev and Kleczkowski, 2003).

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