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Chlamydomonas
Jean-David Rochaix
University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
1
The Organism
621
2
Three Autonomous Genetic Systems
623
2.1
Nuclear Genome
624
2.2
Chloroplast Genetic System
624
2.3
Mitochondrial Genome
628
3
Recent Technical Advances
629
3.1
Nuclear Transformation
629
3.2
Chloroplast Transformation
631
4
Chlamydomonas as a Model System
631
4.1
Function and Assembly of the Photosynthetic Apparatus
631
4.1.1
Mutations Affecting Structural Photosynthetic Genes
632
4.1.2
Nuclear Mutations Affecting Posttranscriptional Steps in the
Expression of Chloroplast Genes
634
4.1.3
Metal Ion Control of Photosynthetic Gene Expression
636
4.1.4
Adaptation of the Photosynthetic Apparatus to Changes in
Light Conditions
637
4.1.5
Heteroplasmicity of the Chloroplast Genome
637
4.2
Function and Assembly of the Flagellar Apparatus
638
5
Perspectives
641
Bibliography
642
Books and Reviews
642
Primary Literature
642
Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, 2nd Edition
. Edited by Robert A. Meyers.
Copyright
2004 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
ISBN: 3-527-30544-0
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