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- Ruiz, J.M., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of plant physiology 2018 v.231 pp. 329-336
- Solanum lycopersicum; betaine; betaine-aldehyde dehydrogenase; biomass; brix; crop production; genotype; glutamic acid; hydrogen peroxide; metabolism; ornithine; proline; salt stress; salt tolerance; solutes; tomatoes
- ... Tomato is the crop with the greatest economic importance in the world and salinity stress causes a reduction in the quantity and quality of crop production. The objective of this work is to verify if the accumulation of proline and glycine betaine (GB) and their metabolisms improve tolerance to salt stress. Two commercial genotypes of Solanum Lycopersicum L., Grand Brix and Marmande RAF were used ...