Effects of UV and Blue Light on the Bipotential Changes in Etiolated Hypocotyl Hooks of Dwarf Beans

  • E. Hartmann
  • K. Schmid
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Part of the Proceedings in Life Sciences book series (LIFE SCIENCES)

Abstract

One of the most complex topics to study in biology is the ability of organism to perceive, code, transmit, and integrate environmental information, which is used to direct the cellular metabolism and developmental processes occurring. The detection of different wavelengths of light by specific mechanism plays a key role in plant development. Although great progress has been made in the study of plant photoreceptor pigments, some pigment systems are understood better than others.

Keywords

Permeability fIlters Chrome Cage Platinum 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Hartmann
    • 1
  • K. Schmid
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Allgemeine Botanik der Universität MainzMainzGermany

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