Scientists know that plants are not as efficient as manmade solar cells at converting light into energy, according to research leader Donald Ort in the ARS Global Change and Photosynthesis Research Unit in Urbana, Illinois.
What does PRU stand for?
PRU stands for Photosynthesis Research Unit
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Daniel Bush, USDA/ARS Photosynthesis Research Unit, 190 PABL, University of Illinois, 1201 W.
He works in the ARS Global Change and Photosynthesis Research Unit in Urbana, Illinois--right in the heart of our country's Corn Belt.
Ort is in the USDA-ARS Photosynthesis Research Unit, 1201 W.
A specialized sucrose transport protein first described by scientists in the ARS Photosynthesis Research Unit at Urbana actively loads the sugar into the phloem.
Scientists in the ARS Photosynthesis Research Unit at Urbana, Illinois, have discovered a drop in the overnight temperature below 50 [degrees] F can create a biochemical version of mission impossible for some crops like tomatoes, soybeans, and corn.