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Distribution of Glycinebetaine in Old and Young Leaf Blades of Salt-Stressed Barley Plants

Toshihide Nakamura, Manabu Ishitani, Poontariga Harinasut, Mika Nomura, Teruhiro Takabe and Tetsuko Takabe

in Plant and Cell Physiology

Published on behalf of Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists

Volume 37, issue 6, pages 873-877
Published in print September 1996 | ISSN: 0032-0781
e-ISSN: 1471-9053 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordjournals.pcp.a029026
Distribution of Glycinebetaine in Old and Young Leaf Blades of Salt-Stressed Barley Plants

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In barley plants exposed to stepwise salt-stress (up to 200 mM NaCl), sodium and chloride ions accumulated preferentially in old rather than in young leaf blades. Furthermore, the level of glycinebetaine in young leaf blades was approximately three times that in old leaf blades.

Keywords: Hordeum vulgare L.; Barley; Betaine aldehyde dehydrogenase; Glycinebetaine; Salt tolerance

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Subjects: Biochemistry ; Molecular and Cell Biology ; Plant Sciences and Forestry

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