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RNAi knock-down of LHCBM1, 2 and 3 increases photosynthetic H2 production efficiency of the green algae. Artificial photosynthesis as a frontier technology for energy sustainability. Development of high-efficiency microalgae systems for biofuels, biopoducts and bioremediation. An economic and technical evaluation of microalgal biofuels,. Engineering photosynthetic light capture: Impacts on improved solar energy to biomass conversion,. Plant Biotechnol J, 5. 6, 802-814, 2007. Annu Rev Plant Biol, 48.
Has been the focus of our recent studies. In addition our focus has been on prochlorophyte cyanobacterial organisms that containe Chl b. In addition we are working on the following:. Fixing enzyme Rubisco, to establish if this is a primary target of the temperature effects in coral bleaching. The Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland. Last Updated May 2012.