chloroplast relocation

Known as: chloroplast movement 
The process in which chloroplasts in photosynthetic cells migrate toward illuminated sites to optimize photosynthesis and move away from excessively… (More)
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1964-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Organelle movement is essential for proper function of living cells. In plants, these movements generally depend on actin… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Chloroplasts change their intracellular distribution in response to light intensity. Previously, we isolated the chloroplast… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although most plant species from algae to flowering plants use blue light for inducing phototropism and chloroplast movement… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The ambient-light conditions mediate chloroplast relocation in plant cells. Under the low-light conditions, chloroplasts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The phototropins are flavoprotein kinases that control phototropic bending, light-induced chloroplast movement, and stomatal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
UV-A/blue light acts to regulate a number of physiological processes in higher plants. These include light-driven chloroplast… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In photosynthetic cells, chloroplasts migrate towards illuminated sites to optimize photosynthesis and move away from excessively… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Chloroplast relocation in mesophyll cells of Arabidopsis thaliana was observed microscopically and analyzed by microbeam… (More)
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1996
1996
The role of high-light-induced chloroplast movement in the photoprotection of the facultative shade plant Tradescantia albiflora… (More)
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1986
1986
The cortical cytoplasm of the giant cells of Bryopsis contains hundreds of interconnected microtubule (MT) bundles aligned along… (More)
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