Structure and function of plant photoreceptors.

  title={Structure and function of plant photoreceptors.},
  author={Andreas M{\"o}glich and Xiaojing Yang and Rebecca A. Ayers and Keith Moffat},
  journal={Annual review of plant biology},
Signaling photoreceptors use the information contained in the absorption of a photon to modulate biological activity in plants and a wide range of organisms. The fundamental-and as yet imperfectly answered-question is, how is this achieved at the molecular level? We adopt the perspective of biophysicists interested in light-dependent signal transduction in nature and the three-dimensional structures that underpin signaling. Six classes of photoreceptors are known: light-oxygen-voltage (LOV… 

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