Plastid-to-Nucleus Signaling

  • Åsa Strand
  • Tatjana Kleine
  • Joanne Chory
Part of the Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration book series (AIPH, volume 23)

The function of the eukaryotic cell depends on the regulated and reciprocal interaction between its different compartments. This includes not only the exchange of energy equivalents but also information. Most information exchange flows from the nucleus to the organelles, because the large majority of genes encoding proteins with organellar function are encoded in the nucleus.


Chloroplast Development Nuclear Gene Expression Tetrapyrrole Biosynthesis Plastid Signal Photosynthetic Gene Expression 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Åsa Strand
    • 1
  • Tatjana Kleine
    • 1
  • Joanne Chory
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Plant BiologyUmeå UniversitySweden
  2. 2.Plant Biology Laboratory and Howard Hughes Medical InstituteThe Salk InstituteLa JollaUSA

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