Dark respiration is the light-independent phase of photosynthesis, during which plants and other organisms use the chemical energy of ATP and NAD(P)H formed during light-dependent phase to convert carbon dioxide and into carbohydrates or sugars.
Dark respiration can be measured with the Oroboros O2k.
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Dark respiration measurements are possible with all O2k-Packages. For small sample amounts consider using the O2k-sV-Module.
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