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confused.:photosythesis redoxreaction:.

Post by mistress turtle » Fri Nov 04, 2005 4:58 am

im confused ... about the redox reaction of photosynthesis... >.<

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Post by Fried Zygote Sandwich » Fri Nov 04, 2005 5:12 am

Correct me if I'm wrong but isn't it

H+ + NADP+ +2e---> NADPH where NADP+ is reduced by gaining an electron?

Redox was never my strong point.

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Post by zami'87. » Fri Nov 04, 2005 6:43 am

Yeah NADP will accept electrons and water will lose.
And speaking of Calvin cycle, ATP and NADPH is used to convcert CO2 to sugar(also reduction).

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Post by MrMistery » Fri Nov 04, 2005 7:34 pm

Well, it passes through about 10 different intermediary receptors, but to overoveroveroversimplify it that's right :lol: :lol: :lol:
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