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the calvin cycle...

Post by notverysmart » Wed Mar 22, 2006 5:42 pm

in the calvin cycle, some of the oxygen from carbon dioxide molecules is released and bound into glucose moecules. am i right :?: this calvin cycle stuff is really hard for me to understand.. :cry:

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Post by MrMistery » Wed Mar 22, 2006 6:10 pm

Yes you are right. Basically...
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Post by atypical10 » Sat Mar 25, 2006 12:56 pm

It's carbon cycle not calvin cycle!

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Post by MrMistery » Sat Mar 25, 2006 5:15 pm

Lol... Actually it is calvin cycle. It is part of photosynthesis. The cycle reduces CO2 to glyceraldehide-phosphate.
Named after the great scientist, profesor Calvin, who got the nobel prize for figuring out how it works back in the 1950s
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Post by notverysmart » Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:02 pm

thanx a lot you guys!! :D

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