Chloroplast avoidance movement as a sensitive indicator of relative water content during leaf desiccation in the dark

@article{Nau2016ChloroplastAM,
  title={Chloroplast avoidance movement as a sensitive indicator of relative water content during leaf desiccation in the dark},
  author={Jan Nau{\vs} and Slavom{\'i}r {\vS}mecko and Martina {\vS}pundov{\'a}},
  journal={Photosynthesis Research},
  year={2016},
  volume={129},
  pages={217-225}
}
In the context of global climate change, drought is one of the major stress factors with negative effect on photosynthesis and plant productivity. Currently, chlorophyll fluorescence parameters are widely used as indicators of plant stress, mainly owing to the rapid, non-destructive and simple measurements this technique allows. However, these parameters have been shown to have limited sensitivity for the monitoring of water deficit as leaf desiccation has relatively small effect on photosystem… 

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