Year 2019, Volume 6, Issue 1, Pages 10 - 19 2019-03-16

Effects of Nitrate toxicity on free Proline accumulation, chlorophyll degradation and photosynthetic efficiency in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck]

İnci Tüney Kızılkaya [1] , Dilek Unal [2]

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The effects of high nitrate concentrations on alterations in maximal photochemical efficiency of PSII ratio (Fv/Fm), chlorophyll content, chlorophyll degradation, growth rate and proline accumulation in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck] were investigated in this study. The Fv/Fm ratio was observed in response to the increased nitrate concentration. The Fv/Fm ratio decreased in C. vulgaris following 44 h in 12.99 mM NaNO3-enriched media. Experimental results showed that, growth rates and chlorophyll content declined by increasing nitrate concentration. The decrease in the ratio of chlorophyll a/b with enrichment of high nitrate concentration (6.5 mM and 12.99 mM NaNO3) was also caused by a decrease in chlorophyll a and an increase in chlorophyll b concentration in C. vulgaris cultures. The results showed that 6.5 and 12.99 mM nitrate concentration increased proline content in treated cells, which suggests that nitrate stress lead to proline accumulation in C. vulgaris.
C. vulgaris, Chlorophyll degradation, nitrate stress, proline, Fv/Fm
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Primary Language en
Subjects Biology
Published Date March
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-0293-6964
Author: İnci Tüney Kızılkaya (Primary Author)
Institution: EGE UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Country: Turkey


Author: Dilek Unal
Institution: BILECIK SEYH EDEBALI UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Bibtex @research article { ijsm471036, journal = {International Journal of Secondary Metabolite}, issn = {}, eissn = {2148-6905}, address = {İzzet KARA}, year = {2019}, volume = {6}, pages = {10 - 19}, doi = {10.21448/ijsm.471036}, title = {Effects of Nitrate toxicity on free Proline accumulation, chlorophyll degradation and photosynthetic efficiency in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck]}, key = {cite}, author = {Tüney Kızılkaya, İnci and Unal, Dilek} }
APA Tüney Kızılkaya, İ , Unal, D . (2019). Effects of Nitrate toxicity on free Proline accumulation, chlorophyll degradation and photosynthetic efficiency in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck]. International Journal of Secondary Metabolite, 6 (1), 10-19. DOI: 10.21448/ijsm.471036
MLA Tüney Kızılkaya, İ , Unal, D . "Effects of Nitrate toxicity on free Proline accumulation, chlorophyll degradation and photosynthetic efficiency in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck]". International Journal of Secondary Metabolite 6 (2019): 10-19 <http://ijsm.ijate.net/issue/41604/471036>
Chicago Tüney Kızılkaya, İ , Unal, D . "Effects of Nitrate toxicity on free Proline accumulation, chlorophyll degradation and photosynthetic efficiency in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck]". International Journal of Secondary Metabolite 6 (2019): 10-19
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ISNAD Tüney Kızılkaya, İnci , Unal, Dilek . "Effects of Nitrate toxicity on free Proline accumulation, chlorophyll degradation and photosynthetic efficiency in Chlorella vulgaris Beyerinck [Beijerinck]". International Journal of Secondary Metabolite 6 / 1 (March 2019): 10-19. https://doi.org/10.21448/ijsm.471036