The missing link of the chemiosmotic theoryAn international collaboration has enabled researchers at the Cell & Plant Physiology Laboratory to highlight the action of the TPK3 potassium channel on the use of light by the electron transfer, and thus the survivability of the plant.


Carraretto L, Formentin E, Teardo E, Checchetto V, Tomizioli M, Morosinotto T, Giacometti GM, Finazzi G and Szabó I
A thylakoid-located two-pore Potassium channel controls photosynthetic light utilization in plants.
Science, 2013