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Vol. 10, Issue 8 (2021)

Effect of salinity at various growth stages of plants

Rajat and Dr. Gaurav Sharma
Salinity is a major abiotic stress limiting growth and productivity of plants in many areas of the world due to increasing use of poor quality of water for irrigation and soil salinization. Plant adaptation or tolerance to salinity stress involves complex physiological traits, metabolic pathways, and molecular or gene networks. A comprehensive understanding on how plants respond to salinity stress at different levels and an integrated approach of combining molecular tools with physiological and biochemical techniques are imperative for the development of salt-tolerant varieties of plants in salt-affected areas. Recent research has identified various adaptive responses to salinity stress at molecular, cellular, metabolic, and physiological levels, although mechanisms underlying salinity tolerance are far from being completely understood. This paper provides little review on the work carried out by various scientists and the effect of the different concentration of the saline concentration on various classified crops.
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How to cite this article:
Rajat, Dr. Gaurav Sharma. Effect of salinity at various growth stages of plants. Pharma Innovation 2021;10(8):228-232.

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