Not just CO2: Rising temperatures also alter photosynthesis in a changing climate

Editor’s notes:

Cavanagh and Bernacchi are affiliates of the Realizing Increased Photosynthetic Efficiency project at the U. of I. Moore also is an affiliate of the Center for Advanced Bioenergy and Bioproducts Innovation at Illinois. Bernacchi is a research plant physiologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service.

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The paper “The effect of increasing temperature on crop photosynthesis: From enzymes to ecosystems” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.

DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erab090

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