CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Cape Town, 2001, AP 15 (adjourned)
Ethylene stimulation on nicotine to nornicotine conversion in Burley tobacco
University of Kentucky, Dept. of Agronomy, Lexington, KY, USA
Nicotine and nornicotine are the two principal alkaloids in cultivated tobacco ( Nicotiana tabacum L.) with more than 95% of the total alkaloid often being nicotine and 3.5% or less being nornicotine. In some plants a substantial amount of nicotine...