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Effect of Sodium Nitroprusside (Snp) on Physiological and Biochemical Responses of Sorgum Vulgare Pres Under Salt Stress


S. Muthulakshmi, M. Santhi, K. Lingakumar
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Salt stress is one of the major abiotic stress in Agriculture which induces morphological, physiological, and biochemical changes in plants, worldwide. This study was carried out to investigate the protective role of exogenous Sodium Nitroprusside (SNP) on alleviation of salt stress in Sorgum vulgare Our results showed that salt stress induced plants significantly decrease in growth characters, total soluble sugars, amino acids while increase in proline content and peroxidase activity. However salt stress induced plant SNP treated samples showed positive effect on growth characters and biochemical constituents. Therefore suitable concentration of SNP could be used as a simple, practical and inexpensive method for modulating the effects of salt stress induced plant.

S. Muthulakshmi, M. Santhi, K. Lingakumar

Sodium Nitroprusside, Salt, Sorgum vulgare, Physiological and Biochemical.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 6 | September-October - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-10-31 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
161-164 IJSRSET173618   Technoscience Academy

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S. Muthulakshmi, M. Santhi, K. Lingakumar, "Effect of Sodium Nitroprusside (Snp) on Physiological and Biochemical Responses of Sorgum Vulgare Pres Under Salt Stress", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp.161-164, September-October-2017.
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