Proline in Protoplasts: The Chemical Potential of Proline and Stress Sensitivity of Cells

  • E. Pahlich
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Part of the Proceedings in Life Sciences book series (LIFE SCIENCES)

Abstract

Proline and some other compatible solutes accumulate in plants in response to environmental stress. The stress factors (high and low temperature, salinity, water deficit), physiological responses towards stress and the functional aspect of proline accumulation have been reviewed by Paleg and Aspinall (1981) and Miflin (1980).

Keywords

Hydrolysis Saccharose Mold Polyethylene Sodium Chloride 

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