C4 acid decarboxylases required for C4 photosynthesis are active in the mid-vein of the C3 species Arabidopsis thaliana, and are important in sugar and amino acid metabolism.
Brown, Naomi J. 1; Palmer, Ben G. 2; Stanley, Susan 1; Hajaji, Hana 1; Janacek, Sophie H. 1; Astley, Holly M. 1; Parsley, Kate 1; Kajala, Kaisa 1; Quick, Paul W. 2; Trenkamp, Sandra 3; Fernie, Alisdair R. 3; Maurino, Veronica G. 4; Hibberd, Julian M. 1,*
61(1):122-133, January 2010.
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