Figure 5.

Mixotrophic growth as a function of absorbed light. Mixotrophic growth in C. reinhardtii has two distinct regions. The first region (below 0.8 μE/m2/s) is characterized by a complete TCA cycle and inactive Rubsico. The second region (above 0.8 μE/m2/s) has an incomplete TCA cycle due to the zero flux through oxoglutarate decarboxylase and an active Rubisco.

Boyle and Morgan BMC Systems Biology 2009 3:4   doi:10.1186/1752-0509-3-4
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