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An electrogenic uniport mediates light-dependent Ca2+ influx into intact spinach chloroplasts


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Author(s): Kreimer G, Melkonian M, Latzko E
Journal: Febs Letters
Publisher: Elsevier
Publication year: 1985
Volume: 180
Journal issue: 2
Pages range: 253-258
ISSN: 0014-5793

Abstract

Light-dependent Ca2+ influx into intact spinach chloroplasts, measured with the metallochromic indicator arsenazo III, is stimulated by uncouplers (FCCP, CCCP, nigericin) and inhibited by ruthenium red. The data presented demonstrate that light-dependent Ca2+ influx into chloroplasts is electrogenic and mediated by a uniport-type carrier. The characteristics of the carrier system are similar to those of the Ca2+ uniport of mitochondria.



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APA: Kreimer, G., Melkonian, M., & Latzko, E. (1985). An electrogenic uniport mediates light-dependent Ca2+ influx into intact spinach chloroplasts. Febs Letters, 180(2), 253-258. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0014-5793(85)81081-4

MLA: Kreimer, Georg, M. Melkonian, and Erwin Latzko. "An electrogenic uniport mediates light-dependent Ca2+ influx into intact spinach chloroplasts." Febs Letters 180.2 (1985): 253-258.

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