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Biologia Plantarum

, 29:38 | Cite as

Ferredoxin-dependent glutamate synthase activity during the first developmental stages of wheat plants as affected by calcium deficiency

  • Alena Činčerová
Original Papers

Abstract

The delay in development of winter wheat plants grown under conditions of Ca deficiency manifested itself also in the time curve of ferredoxin-dependent glutamate synthase activity. Up to the stage of the first leaf the activity increased. Thereafter it gradually decreased similarly as under conditions of complete nutrition, but with a shift of about 7 days as compared with plants given complete nutrition. Increased glutamate synthase activity in Ca-deficient plants may be one of the factors leading to a high glutamate level under these conditions.

Keywords

Glutamate Wheat Plant Nitrogen Assimilation Calcium Deficiency Pipecolic Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alena Činčerová
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  1. 1.Department of Plant Physiology, Faculty of ScienceCharles UniversityPraha 2Czechoslovakia

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