Why is Rubisco from red algae better at CO2-fixation than Rubisco from crop plants?

Separation of algal rubisco

Description

This project explores the catalytic and sequence variability of algae Rubisco to try and understand how these isoforms of Rubisco naturally have the greatest CO2-fixation capacity in chloroplasts.

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