Effects and mechanism of acid rain on plant chloroplast ATP synthase

@article{Sun2016EffectsAM,
  title={Effects and mechanism of acid rain on plant chloroplast ATP synthase},
  author={Jingwen Sun and Huiqing Hu and Yueli Li and Li-hong Wang and Qing Zhou and Xiaohua Huang},
  journal={Environmental Science and Pollution Research},
  year={2016},
  volume={23},
  pages={18296-18306}
}
Acid rain can directly or indirectly affect plant physiological functions, especially photosynthesis. The enzyme ATP synthase is the key in photosynthetic energy conversion, and thus, it affects plant photosynthesis. To clarify the mechanism by which acid rain affects photosynthesis, we studied the effects of acid rain on plant growth, photosynthesis, chloroplast ATP synthase activity and gene expression, chloroplast ultrastructure, intracellular H+ level, and water content of rice seedlings… 
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