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Calvin Melvin

The biochemist that is best known for his work involving photosynthesis, particularly the thermochemical stage. He investigated the carbon compounds involved in this process to the point where the cycle of .


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the Calvin cycle???help please

... reply, "in one or two simple sentences." Sentence One: In the Calvin cycle, the NADPH and ATP produced from the "light reactions," ... condenses to yield sucrose. Sentence Two: But the original papers by Melvin Calvin and Francis K. Fong and their co-workers show that photosynthetic ...

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by fkfong
Mon Dec 06, 2010 10:20 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: the Calvin cycle???help please
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Re: the Calvin cycle???help please

... of two interesting possibilities. As I wrote on Dec. 2, 2010, the Calvin cycle does not exist, because carbon reduction is a light reaction according to the original papers by Melvin Calvin and Francis K. Fong and their co-workers. However, had the Calvin cycle ...

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by fkfong
Mon Dec 06, 2010 8:37 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: the Calvin cycle???help please
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Views: 18428

Re: the Calvin cycle???help please

This reply won't make it simpler for you to understand the Calvin cycle. The Calvin cycle, or the carbon cycle in photosynthesis, actually does not exist in photosynthesis , according to the findings of Melvin Calvin and his co-workers at Berkeley and Francis K. Fong et al at Purdue ...

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by fkfong
Thu Dec 02, 2010 12:33 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: the Calvin cycle???help please
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TO ANYBODY THAT HAS ANYQUESTIONS ON PHOTOSYNTHESIS

... known as stomata to allow gas to enter and leave the leaf. The Calvin Cycle occurs in the stroma of chloroplasts (where would it occur in ... molecule of glucose. The reactions in this process were worked out by Melvin Calvin. The above image is from http://www-itg.lbl.gov/ImgLib/COLLECTIONS/BERKELEY-LAB/PEOPLE/INDIVIDUALS/index/BIOCHEM_523.html, ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:14 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: TO ANYBODY THAT HAS ANYQUESTIONS ON PHOTOSYNTHESIS
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Question: Does a plant constantly go through photosynthesis?

... known as stomata to allow gas to enter and leave the leaf. The Calvin Cycle occurs in the stroma of chloroplasts (where would it occur in ... molecule of glucose. The reactions in this process were worked out by Melvin Calvin. The above image is from http://www-itg.lbl.gov/ImgLib/COLLECTIONS/BERKELEY-LAB/PEOPLE/INDIVIDUALS/index/BIOCHEM_523.html, ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 6:51 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Question: Does a plant constantly go through photosynthesis?
Replies: 3
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