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Invertase effect localized on the cell wall on resistance of potato plants to low temperatures

Low temperature is a determinative environmental factor, which can affect all aspects of plant life and determine their geographical distribution and productivity. According to the response to low temperatures plants are divided into some groups: frost- resistant,

Unusual behavior of benzoic acid at low temperature

Molecules of benzoic acid form dimers in the crystal, which is doubly hydrogen bonded through the carboxylic COOH groups (Fig. 1.). Since the left and right site of the dimer are fully equivalent, the protons “do not