Chemical and Photochemical Reactions of Thioctic Acid and RelatedDisulfides

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The carbon cycle of photosynthesis is briefly reviewed in its entirety and the experiments involving it which led to the implication of disulfide rupture in photosynthesis are indicated. A review of the organic, physical and photochemistry of disulfides, with particular reference to the five-membered disulfide rings as they appear in thioctic acid, is given.

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Calvin, Melvin June 10, 1954.

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The carbon cycle of photosynthesis is briefly reviewed in its entirety and the experiments involving it which led to the implication of disulfide rupture in photosynthesis are indicated. A review of the organic, physical and photochemistry of disulfides, with particular reference to the five-membered disulfide rings as they appear in thioctic acid, is given.

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  • Report No.: UCRL--2607
  • Grant Number: DE-AC02-05CH11231
  • DOI: 10.2172/914508 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 914508
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc889080

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Calvin, Melvin. Chemical and Photochemical Reactions of Thioctic Acid and RelatedDisulfides, report, June 10, 1954; Berkeley, California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc889080/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.