What is an autotroph
an organism that manufactures its own organic molecules from inorganic molecules
What are the two types of synthesis for an autotroph?
Where does the calvin cycle occur?
in the stroma of a chloroplast
In the calvin cycle, what does CO2 bind to?
RBP (ribulose bisphosphate)
RBP bound with CO2 splits into what?
PGA reacts with what to make what?
phosphorylated and reduced by ATP and NADPH to form PGAL
what is the result of the Calvin cycle?
glucose and 6 RBP
Biology DAT 9