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- Chu, Wenjing; Gao, Haiyan; Chen, Hangjun; Wu, Weijie; Fang, Xiangjun
- Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2018 v.66 no.11 pp. 2870-2876
- ripening, etc ; Vaccinium corymbosum; Vaccinium virgatum; blueberries; cold storage; cultivars; epicuticular wax; fruits; storage temperature; storage time; triterpenoids; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... Cuticular wax plays an important role for the quality of blueberry fruits. In this study, the cuticular wax composition of two blueberry cultivars, ‘Legacy’ (Vaccinium corymbosum) and ‘Brightwell’ (Vaccinium ashei), was examined during fruit ripening and postharvest cold storage. The results showed that wax was gradually deposited on the epidermis of blueberry fruits and the content of major wax c ...