starch catabolic process

Known as: starch breakdown, starch catabolism, starch degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of starch, the most important reserve polysaccharide in plants. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

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1950-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Plant growth is driven by photosynthetic carbon fixation during the day. Some photosynthate is accumulated, often as starch, to… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The balance between the supply and utilization of carbon (C) changes continually. It has been proposed that plants respond in an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Transitory starch is stored during the day inside chloroplasts and broken down at night for export. Maltose is the primary form… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
To gain insight into the synthesis and functions of enzymes of starch metabolism in leaves of Arabidopsis L. Heynth, Affymetrix… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A previously unknown maltose transporter is essential for the conversion of starch to sucrose in Arabidopsis leaves at night. The… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Maltose is exported from the Arabidopsis chloroplast as the main product of starch degradation at night. To investigate its fate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Gene expression in response to Fe deficiency was analyzed in Arabidopsis roots and shoots through the use of a cDNA collection… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Pseudohyphal differentiation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae was first described as a response of diploid cells to nitrogen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Starch synthesis in leaves was increased by phosphate starvation or by treatments which decreased cytoplasmic orthophosphate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1951
Highly Cited
1951
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  • Advances in enzymology and related subjects of…
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