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A welcome diversion from photorespiration

Nature Biotechnology volume 25, pages 539540 (2007) | Download Citation

Suppressing conventional photorespiration in Arabidopsis thaliana increases biomass.

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  1. Richard C. Leegood is at the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK. r.leegood@sheffield.ac.uk

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