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diuron

a phenylurea herbicide of low toxicity but capable of poisoning animals if given in very large amounts. Causes anorexia, weight loss and muscular weakness.
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M] level, whereas in the case of DCMU treated leaf discs, the PQ pool was oxidized.
The use of DCMU and phenanthroline provoke alterations in the value of initial fluorescence, but not of maximum fluorescence, and cause a limitation in the acceptor site of the electron transfer in photosystem II.
A theoretical study on the fluorescence induction curve of spinach thylakoids in the absence of DCMU.
The effect of DCMU on NBT reduction in intact symbiotic and aposymbiotic anemones was evaluated separately because DCMU effects were investigated only in the light and not in darkness.
pulchella produced significantly more formazan at 32 [degrees] C in both darkness and light, and in the presence of DCMU than at 26 [degrees] C [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 5 OMITTED].
Neither light nor DCMU had a significant effect in aposymbiotic anemones (ANOVA, P [greater than] 0.
4] M NBT under the following incubation conditions: ambient and elevated temperature; darkness or light; and with or without DCMU.