ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase


ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase
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The enzyme that catalyzes the incorporation of CO2 in the Calvin cycle.

Microbiology. . 2009.

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  • carboxylase — 1. One of several carboxy lyases, trivially named carboxylases or decarboxylases (EC 4.1.1.x), catalyzing the addition of CO2 to all or part of another molecule to create an additional COOH group ( e.g., ribulose 1,5 bisphosphate c.). 2. Obsolete …   Medical dictionary

  • RUDP carboxylase — See ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase …   Dictionary of molecular biology


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