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Calvin cycle

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The Calvin cycle, Calvin–Benson–Bassham (CBB) cycle, reductive pentose phosphate cycle or C3 cycle is a series of biochemical redox reactions that take place in the stroma of chloroplasts in photosynthetic organisms. (Wikipedia)

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N/ACell respiration

This term is used for the following terms: 
C3 cycle
Reductive pentose phosphate cycle

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