Special Issue "Advances in Algal Photosynthesis and Phytochemistry"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 March 2024 | Viewed by 54
Photosynthesis is a fundamental process used for conducting energy obtained in many organisms around the world, allowing light energy to enter metabolic reactions. As primary producers, algae sustain a relationship with many other algal-consuming organisms, and indirectly the entire trophic web. This Special Issue intends to contribute with novelties about photosynthesis regulation, considering environmental parameters, as well as the regulation of molecular and chemical reactions. In this sense, photosynthetic reactions can produce compounds that are precursors from other secondary algal metabolism reactions, associated with the synthesis of cellular structure, pigments, phenolic compounds, and defense substances, among others. In this way, studies on the monitoring of photosynthesis and the phytochemical synthesis of metabolites are encouraged in this Special Issue.
Dr. José Bonomi Barufi
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- chlorophyll fluorescence
- secondary metabolites
- oxygen production
- carbon fixation
- photochemical reactions