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Edited by Eduardo Jacob-Lopes

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria


Leila Queiroz Zepka

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria

Chlorophyll presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the biology, biochemistry and chemistry of chlorophylls in photosynthetic organisms. Divided into seven discreet parts, the book covers topics on basic science and applied technology of chlorophyll molecules. Chlorophyll provides an insight into future developments in each field and extensive bibliography. It will be an essential resource for researchers and academic and industry professionals in the natural pigment field.

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ChlorophyllEdited by Eduardo Jacob-Lopes

Published: May 10th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65594

ISBN: 978-953-51-3108-3

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3107-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4843-2

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

11790 Total Chapter Downloads

16 Crossref Citations

23 Web of Science Citations

44 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Chlorophyll Molecules and Their Technological Relevance

By Maria Isabel Queiroz, Andrêssa Silva Fernandes, Mariany Costa Deprá, Eduardo Jacob-Lopes and Leila Queiroz Zepka


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2. Chlorophyll-a and the Supply Side Ecology: Lessons from the Rocky Shores

By Ana Carolina de Azevedo Mazzuco and Paula Kasten


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3. How Does Chloroplast Protect Chlorophyll Against Excessive Light?

By Lucia Guidi, Massimiliano Tattini and Marco Landi


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4. Effects on the Photosynthetic Activity of Algae after Exposure to Various Organic and Inorganic Pollutants: Review

By Andreas S. Petsas and Maria C. Vagi


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5. Effects of pH and Phosphorus Concentrations on the Chlorophyll Responses of Salvia chamelaeagnea (Lamiaceae) Grown in Hydroponics

By Kerwin Lefever, Charles P. Laubscher, Patrick A. Ndakidemi and Felix Nchu


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6. Light‐Emitting Diodes: Progress in Plant Micropropagation

By Jericó J. Bello‐Bello, Juan A. Pérez‐Sato, Carlos A. Cruz‐Cruz and Eduardo Martínez‐Estrada


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7. Chlorophyll as Photosensitizer in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

By Abdul Kariem Arof and Teo Li Ping


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