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Why do plants need phosphate ions and what do they use it for?
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phosporus is an important compenent in nucleic acid so i guess it would be used for protein synthesis
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Why do plants need phosphate ions and what do they use it for?
In short: phosphate ions are used in phosphate transport system to maintain certain metabolisms and they needed these ions to grow.
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phosporus is an important compenent in nucleic acid so i guess it would be used for protein synthesis
I think that the question rather referred to the phosphates as nutrients for plants, not as part of DNA or RNA.
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NEEDED for atp formation cell memebrane formation and nucleic acid formation
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