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Title: Subcellular pigment distribution is altered under far-red light acclimation in cyanobacteria that contain chlorophyll $$\mathcal{f}$$

Abstract

Far-Red Light (FRL) acclimation is a process that has been observed in cyanobacteria and algae that can grow solely on light above 700 nm. The acclimation to FRL results in rearrangement and synthesis of new pigments and pigment-protein complexes. Here, cyanobacteria containing chlorophyll $$\mathcal{f}$$, Synechococcus sp. PCC 7335 and Halomicronema hongdechloris, were imaged as live cells with confocal microscopy. H. hongdechloris was further studied with hyperspectral confocal fluorescence microscopy (HCFM) and freeze-substituted thin-section transmission electron microscopy (TEM). Under FRL, phycocyanin-containing complexes and chlorophyll-containing complexes were determined to be physically separated and the synthesis of red-form phycobilisome and Chl $$\mathcal{f}$$ was increased. The timing of these responses was observed. The heterogeneity and eco-physiological response of the cells was noted. Additionally, a gliding motility for H. hongdechloris is reported.

Authors:
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  1. Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO (United States). Dept. of Chemistry and Biology
  2. Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, MO (United States)
  3. Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States). Bioenergy and Defense Technologies Dept.
  4. Univ. of Sydney, NSW (Australia). School of Life and Environmental Sciences
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States); Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO (United States). Photosynthetic Antenna Research Center (PARC)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22); USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1472251
Report Number(s):
SAND2018-9774J
Journal ID: ISSN 0166-8595; 667651
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000; SC0001035; NA0003525
Resource Type:
Journal Article: Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Photosynthesis Research
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 134; Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 0166-8595
Publisher:
Springer
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; Far-red light acclimation; Cyanobacteria; Chlorophyll f; Phycobilisome

Citation Formats

Majumder, Erica L. -W., Wolf, Benjamin M., Liu, Haijun, Berg, R. Howard, Timlin, Jerilyn A., Chen, Min, and Blankenship, Robert E. Subcellular pigment distribution is altered under far-red light acclimation in cyanobacteria that contain chlorophyll $\mathcal{f}$. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1007/s11120-017-0428-1.
Majumder, Erica L. -W., Wolf, Benjamin M., Liu, Haijun, Berg, R. Howard, Timlin, Jerilyn A., Chen, Min, & Blankenship, Robert E. Subcellular pigment distribution is altered under far-red light acclimation in cyanobacteria that contain chlorophyll $\mathcal{f}$. United States. doi:10.1007/s11120-017-0428-1.
Majumder, Erica L. -W., Wolf, Benjamin M., Liu, Haijun, Berg, R. Howard, Timlin, Jerilyn A., Chen, Min, and Blankenship, Robert E. Mon . "Subcellular pigment distribution is altered under far-red light acclimation in cyanobacteria that contain chlorophyll $\mathcal{f}$". United States. doi:10.1007/s11120-017-0428-1. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1472251.
@article{osti_1472251,
title = {Subcellular pigment distribution is altered under far-red light acclimation in cyanobacteria that contain chlorophyll $\mathcal{f}$},
author = {Majumder, Erica L. -W. and Wolf, Benjamin M. and Liu, Haijun and Berg, R. Howard and Timlin, Jerilyn A. and Chen, Min and Blankenship, Robert E.},
abstractNote = {Far-Red Light (FRL) acclimation is a process that has been observed in cyanobacteria and algae that can grow solely on light above 700 nm. The acclimation to FRL results in rearrangement and synthesis of new pigments and pigment-protein complexes. Here, cyanobacteria containing chlorophyll $\mathcal{f}$,Synechococcus sp. PCC 7335 and Halomicronema hongdechloris, were imaged as live cells with confocal microscopy. H. hongdechloris was further studied with hyperspectral confocal fluorescence microscopy (HCFM) and freeze-substituted thin-section transmission electron microscopy (TEM). Under FRL, phycocyanin-containing complexes and chlorophyll-containing complexes were determined to be physically separated and the synthesis of red-form phycobilisome and Chl $\mathcal{f}$ was increased. The timing of these responses was observed. The heterogeneity and eco-physiological response of the cells was noted. Additionally, a gliding motility for H. hongdechloris is reported.},
doi = {10.1007/s11120-017-0428-1},
journal = {Photosynthesis Research},
issn = {0166-8595},
number = 2,
volume = 134,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {9}
}

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