Protective action of salicylic acid against bean yellow mosaic virus infection in Vicia faba leaves
In this study, morphological, ultrastructural and physiological modifications of faba bean (_Vicia faba_ cv Giza 461) leaves in response to bean yellow mosaic virus (BYMV) infection and salicylic acid (SA) treatments were examined. Under BYMV stress, leaves showed symptoms including severe mosaic, mottling, crinkling, size reduction and deformations. Three weeks after virus inoculation, photosynthetic rate, pigment contents and transpiration rate ... إقراء المزيد