Biologia Plantarum

, 35:299 | Cite as

Effects of l-alkyl-l-ethylpiperidinium bromide detergents on Mg2+-ATPase activity inPhaseolus vulgaris andZea mays

  • A. Šulková
  • S. Blanáriková
Brief Communication


l-alkyl-l-ethylpiperidinium bromides inhibited light induced Mg2+-adenosin-triphosphatase activity of isolated thylakoids in both Phaseolus vulgaris L. and Zea mays L. The short chain detergents (C5 to C7) were less effective in maize than in bean.


ATPase Activity Thylakoid Membrane Alkyl Chain Length Cationic Detergent Adenosine Triphosphatase Activity 
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© Institute of Experimental Botany 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Šulková
    • 1
  • S. Blanáriková
    • 2
  1. 1.Chemical Institute, Faculty of Natural SciencesKomenský UniversityBratislavaSlovakia
  2. 2.Faculty of PharmacyKomenský UniversityBratislavaSlovakia

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