Tag: Anatomy of C4 plants

Hatch and Slack Cycle (C4 Pathway)

Hatch and Slack Cycle: This cycle was discovered by two scientists Hatch and Slack in 1966 while working with sugarcane plants in Australia. Since the first stable product in this cycle is a 4-carbon oxaloacetic acid– the cycle is also called as C4 Cycle. The plant which shows this cycle is also called C4 plants. The …