Mycopathologia et mycologia applicata

, Volume 36, Issue 3–4, pp 293–299 | Cite as

Effect of Sclerospora graminicola infection on total nitrogen content and free aminoacid composition of bajra plants

  • J. N. Rai
  • A. K. Sinha


Studies on the total nitrogen content and free aminoacid composition of healthy Bajra (Pennisetum typhoidesStapf &Hubb.) plants and those infected withSclerospora graminicola (Sacc.)Schroet. were made. Total nitrogen content of the diseased tissues increased as a result of infection. Considerable difference existed in free aminoacid composition of healthy and diseased tissues. Tryptophane was one of the aminoacids which was constantly isolated from the extracts of diseased tissues only.


Nitrogen Tryptophane Total Nitrogen Nitrogen Content Total Nitrogen Content 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. N. Rai
    • 1
  • A. K. Sinha
    • 1
  1. 1.Microbiology Laboratory, Botany DepartmentUniversity of LucknowLucknowIndia

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