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Prolamellar body

prolamellar body

The disorganised membrane aggregations in chloroplasts that have been deprived of light (etioplasts).

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Sun and shade chloroplast

... That structure that may be converted into normal tylakoid is called prolamellar body :) . Membranes of the tubular lattice of prolamelar body contain enzyme called NADPH-protochlorophyllide ...

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by SU_reptile
Thu Oct 19, 2006 8:11 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Sun and shade chloroplast
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