Please enable JavaScript in your browser. 
Skip to main content
Drug Information Portal National Library of Medicine
Home
 
       Home    Substance
     
Result
PropertyValue
Drug Name: Chlorophyll A View Structure
Description: A form of chlorophyll that absorbs light in the violet to red spectrum (approximately 400-700 nm wavelength range) and reflects green light (500-570 nm wavelength), which imparts the characteristic green color to land plants. It is essential for oxygenic PHOTOSYNTHESIS. 



 
 
Site Map, Contact Us, Copyright, Privacy, Accessibility
U.S. National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20894
National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services
Freedom of Information Act
Drug Information Portal Mobile Site
Last updated: Jul 2019
USA.gov