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Interaction of Herbicides with Pea Chloroplasts

Author:
Singh, K. N., Prakash, J., Agarwal, A. K., Singhal, G. S.
Source:
Zeitschrift für Naturforschung 2014 v.39 no.5 pp. 464-467
ISSN:
1865-7125
Subject:
carotenoids, chloridazon, chlorophyll, chloroplasts, chlorosis, leaves, metribuzin, peas, triazoles
Abstract:
We have studied the effect of three herbicides viz., triazole, pyrazon and metribuzin on total chlorophyll, carotenoids and cell protein in leaves, and PS II and PS I activity in the chloroplasts isolated from control and herbicide treated pea plants. Pyrazon and metribuzin at 10μм concentration affect these parameters resulting in the chlorosis of the leaves.
Agid:
5227238