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Ozone leads to an increase of hydrogen peroxide levels and peroxidase activity in two maize varieties

E. Stols, Jacques M. Berner
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie | Vol 31, No 1 | a300 | DOI: | © 2012 E. Stols, Jacques M. Berner | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 10 January 2012 | Published: 23 May 2012

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E. Stols, North-West University, South Africa
Jacques M. Berner, North-West University, South Africa

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The goal of this study was to determine whether ozone induce hydrogen peroxide concentrations and peroxidase activity in two maize cultivars. Hydrogen peroxide levels as well as peroxidase activity was higher in both the ozone treated cultivars.


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