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Title

Germination, α-, β-Amylase and Total Dehydrogenase Activities of Amaranthus Caudatus Seeds Under Water Stress in the Presence of Ethephon or Gibberellin A3

Journal title

Acta Biologica Cracoviensia s. Botanica

Yearbook

2010

Volume

vol. 52

Numer

No 1

Publication authors

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze

Publisher

Biological Commission of the Polish Academy of Sciences – Cracow Branch

Date

2010

Identifier

ISSN 0001-5296 ; eISSN 1898-0295

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DOI

10.2478/v10182-010-0001-0

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