Protection by isoprene against singlet oxygen in leaves.

@article{Affek2002ProtectionBI,
  title={Protection by isoprene against singlet oxygen in leaves.},
  author={Hagit P Affek and Dan Yakir},
  journal={Plant physiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={129 1},
  pages={269-77}
}
Isoprene (2-methyl-1,3-butadiene) protection against effects of singlet oxygen was investigated in Myrtus communis and Rhamnus alaternus. In M. communis, singlet oxygen produced in the leaves by Rose Bengal (RB) led to a 65% decrease in net assimilation rates within 3 h, whereas isoprene emission rates showed either a 30% decrease at ambient CO2 concentrations or a 70% increase under high CO2. In both cases, these changes led to an increase in calculated internal isoprene concentrations. The… CONTINUE READING

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