Photoprotection in microalgaeResearchers at the Plant & Cellular Physiology laboratory study the molecular strategies developed by microalgae​ that allow them to have a selective growth advantage in low light conditions. This study suggests ways to improve their growth in the case of future applications in biotechnology.​


Allorent G, Tokutsu R, Roach T, Peers G, Cardol P, Girard-Bascou J, Seigneurin-Berny D, Petroutsos D, Kuntz M, Breyton C, Franck F, Wollman FA, Niyogi KK, Krieger-Liszkay A, Minagawa J and Finazzi G
A dual strategy to cope with high light in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.
Plant Cell, 2013