Provides a timely review of progress in the area of primary plant metabolism, and in particular highlights the extent to which molecular techniques now influence the investigation and understanding of plant metabolism.
Rubisco: Attempts to Reform a Promiscuous Enzyme; M.A.J. Parry, et al. 2. Insights into the Active Site of the Plant Alternative Oxidase and its Relationship to Function; C. Affourtit, A.L. Moore. 3. The Many-Faceted Function of Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxykinase in Plants; R.C. Leegood, et al. 4. Folate Synthesis and Compartmentation in Higher Plants; F. Rebeille, R. Douce. 5. Structure and Function of Plastid Metabolite Transporters; U.-I. Flugge, et al. 6. Integration of Metabolism within Non-Photosynthetic Plastids, and with the Cytosol; M.J. Emes, et al. 7. Carbon Flux to Fatty Acids in Plastids; S. Rawsthorne, et al. 8. Compartmentation of Metabolites between the Subcellular Compartments of leaves, the Apoplast, the Phloem and the Storage Tissue of Different Crop Plants; G. Lohaus, et al. 9. Regulation of Starch Synthesis in Storage Organs; A.M. Smith. 10. The Integration of Sucrose and Fructan Metabolism in Temperate Grasses and Cereals; C.J. Pollock, et al. 11. Expression of Fructosyltransferase Genes in Transgenic Plants; I. Vijn, et al. 12. The Application of Transgenic Technology to the Study of Sink Metabolism in Potato; R. Trethewey, L. Willmitzer. 13. Increasing the Flux in a Metabolix Pathway: A Metabolic Control Analysis Perspective; D.A. Fell, S. Thomas. 14. Nitrate Acts as a Signal to Control Gene Expression, Metabolism and Biomass Allocation; M. Stitt, W.-R. Scheible.