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Biologia Plantarum

, 39:441 | Cite as

Nitrogen and Azotobacter chroococcum enhance oxidative stress tolerance in sugar beet

  • D. Štajner
  • S. Kevrešan
  • O. Gašić
  • N. Mimica-Dukić
  • H. Zongli
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Abstract

After treatment with increased quantities of nitrogen and Azotobacter strains, activities of antioxidant enzymes superoxide dismutase, peroxidase and catalase, content of chlorophylls and carotenoids, soluble proteins and dry matter in leaves of sugar beet increased.

carotenoids catalase chlorophylls dry matter peroxidase proteins superoxide dismutase 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Štajner
    • 1
  • S. Kevrešan
    • 1
  • O. Gašić
    • 1
  • N. Mimica-Dukić
    • 2
  • H. Zongli
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of AgricultureUniversity of Novi SadNovi SadYugoslavia
  2. 2.Institute of ChemistryUniversity of Novi SadNovi SadYugoslavia

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