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- Martínez-Romero, Domingo; Dupille, Eve; Guillén, Fabián; Valverde, Juan M.; Serrano, María; Valero, Daniel
- Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2003 v.51 no.16 pp. 4680-4686
- 1-methylcyclopropene; acidity; cold storage; color; cultivars; ethylene production; plums; ripening; shelf life; weight loss
- ... The effect of 1-methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) at three different doses (0.25, 0.50, and 0.75 μL L-1) on the ripening processes of a climacteric, cv. Santa Rosa, and a suppressed climacteric type, cv. Golden Japan, plum was studied. For both cultivars, positive effects were observed in terms of inhibition of ethylene production and delays of the physical, chemical, and biochemical changes associated w ...