Why plants prefer sucrose for long-distance translocation of photoassimilate?

Why plants prefer sucrose for long-distance translocationof photoassimilate?

plant physiology 

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  • 1 month ago

    The use of nonreducing sugars such as sucrose in the translocation of photoassimilate may be related to the greater chemical stability. (monosaccharides such as glucose are reducing sugars and less stable).

  • Zirp
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    1 month ago

    questions here have to be in English

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