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tetrapyrrole biosynthetic process

Known as: tetrapyrrole synthesis, tetrapyrrole formation, tetrapyrrole biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways leading to the formation of tetrapyrroles, natural pigments containing four pyrrole rings joined by one-carbon… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
A thioredoxin reductase influences chlorophyll biosynthesis by reducing target cysteines in its biosynthesis enzymes. The NADPH… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The chloroplast thioredoxins (TRXs) function as messengers of redox signals from ferredoxin to target enzymes. In this work, we… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
This study establishes that plant TSPO, an enigmatic stress-induced membrane protein, binds porphyrins, including heme in vitro… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Chloroplast biogenesis involves careful coordination of both plastid and nuclear gene expression, which is achieved in part by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We have analyzed proteome dynamics during light-induced development of rice (Oryza sativa) chloroplasts from etioplasts using… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The regulation of tetrapyrrole biosynthesis in higher plants has been attributed to metabolic feedback inhibition of Glu tRNA… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Regulation of tetrapyrrole biosynthesis is crucial to plant metabolism. The two pivotal control points are formation of the… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The origin of photosynthesis is a fundamental biological question that has eluded researchers for decades. The complexity of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Tetrapyrroles such as chlorophylls and bacteriochlorophylls play a fundamental role in the energy absorption and transduction… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The effect of acifluorfen-methyl on tetrapyrrole synthesis in greening chloroplasts of Cucumis sativus was examined. Formation of… Expand
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