chlorophyll b

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a dark-green plant pigment having a brilliant green alcohol solution

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Chlorophyll a was the main pigment that assists the photosynthesis reaction while chlorophyll b was the accessory pigments that function to passes energy absorbed through the visible wavelength to chlorophyll a for the photosynthesis process.
The complex light collector (LHC2) has a lower chlorophyll a/b ratio than the other proteins linked to the chlorophyll molecules associated with Photosystem II, because LHC2 contains most of the chlorophyll b (GREEN; DURNFORD, 1996).
When first identified in 1985, Prochlorothrix intrigued biologists because it has both chlorophyll a and chlorophyll b -- a combination of photosynthetic pigments that closely resembles the pigments inside chloroplasts.
Water deficit causes interferences in the biochemical activities, production of photosynthetic materials, and shortage of seed capacity, chlorophyll a, chlorophyll b, total chlorophyll and stomatal conductance causes a decrease in seed yield.
There are two types of chlorophyll in plant leaves, chlorophyll a and chlorophyll b.
On both days, dose related inhibition of chlorophyll a, chlorophyll b, and total chlorophyll concentrations were observed in several Cd and Pb treated groups.