Phenolic Compounds and the Hypersensitivity Reaction in Nicotiana Tabacum Infected with Tobacco Mosaic Virus

@inproceedings{2001PhenolicCA,
  title={Phenolic Compounds and the Hypersensitivity Reaction in Nicotiana Tabacum Infected with Tobacco Mosaic Virus},
  author={},
  year={2001}
}
  • Published 2001
The hypersensitivity of Nicotiana tabacum cv. Xanthi to tobacco mosaic virus infection leads to the production and accumulation of a great number of phenolics (flavonol glycosides, caffeoylquinic, feruloylquinic and p-coumaroylquinic acids, glucose esters and glucosides of cinnamic and benzoic acids). An increase in temperature inhibits the hypersensitive reaction, resulting in the disappearance of these substances. The differences between the healthy and infected leaves become important when… CONTINUE READING