Home > Research > Publications & Outputs > Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotr...
View graph of relations

Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

Published

Standard

Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis. / Wingler, A.; Ann, V. J.; Lea, P. J.; Leegood, R. C.

In: Journal of Experimental Botany, Vol. 50, No. 334, 05.1999, p. 719-722.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

Harvard

Wingler, A, Ann, VJ, Lea, PJ & Leegood, RC 1999, 'Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis.', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol. 50, no. 334, pp. 719-722. <http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/50/334/719>

APA

Vancouver

Wingler A, Ann VJ, Lea PJ, Leegood RC. Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis. Journal of Experimental Botany. 1999 May;50(334):719-722.

Author

Wingler, A. ; Ann, V. J. ; Lea, P. J. ; Leegood, R. C. / Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis. In: Journal of Experimental Botany. 1999 ; Vol. 50, No. 334. pp. 719-722.

Bibtex

@article{c6844eab3c22433d9b29403bbff7f11b,
title = "Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis.",
abstract = "A barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) mutant deficient in serine:glyoxylate aminotransferase (SGAT) was crossed with wild-type plants to generate heterozygous mutants. Plants of the F2 generation with reduced SGAT activities (45-60% of wild-type activities) contained proportionally less SGAT protein. Reduced SGAT activities resulted in the accumulation of serine and, to a smaller extent, of glycine, indicating that the flux through the photorespiratory pathway was restricted. Rates of photosynthesis were, however, not affected by the reduction in SGAT activity.",
keywords = "Mutants, photorespiration",
author = "A. Wingler and Ann, {V. J.} and Lea, {P. J.} and Leegood, {R. C.}",
year = "1999",
month = may,
language = "English",
volume = "50",
pages = "719--722",
journal = "Journal of Experimental Botany",
issn = "0022-0957",
publisher = "OXFORD UNIV PRESS",
number = "334",

}

RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - Short communication. Serine: glyoxylate aminotransferase exerts no control on photosynthesis.

AU - Wingler, A.

AU - Ann, V. J.

AU - Lea, P. J.

AU - Leegood, R. C.

PY - 1999/5

Y1 - 1999/5

N2 - A barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) mutant deficient in serine:glyoxylate aminotransferase (SGAT) was crossed with wild-type plants to generate heterozygous mutants. Plants of the F2 generation with reduced SGAT activities (45-60% of wild-type activities) contained proportionally less SGAT protein. Reduced SGAT activities resulted in the accumulation of serine and, to a smaller extent, of glycine, indicating that the flux through the photorespiratory pathway was restricted. Rates of photosynthesis were, however, not affected by the reduction in SGAT activity.

AB - A barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) mutant deficient in serine:glyoxylate aminotransferase (SGAT) was crossed with wild-type plants to generate heterozygous mutants. Plants of the F2 generation with reduced SGAT activities (45-60% of wild-type activities) contained proportionally less SGAT protein. Reduced SGAT activities resulted in the accumulation of serine and, to a smaller extent, of glycine, indicating that the flux through the photorespiratory pathway was restricted. Rates of photosynthesis were, however, not affected by the reduction in SGAT activity.

KW - Mutants

KW - photorespiration

M3 - Journal article

VL - 50

SP - 719

EP - 722

JO - Journal of Experimental Botany

JF - Journal of Experimental Botany

SN - 0022-0957

IS - 334

ER -