Skip to main content

Table 2 Activities of the enzymatic antioxidants of A. dimorphus under nitrogen deficiency

From: Nitrogen starvation-induced cellular crosstalk of ROS-scavenging antioxidants and phytohormone enhanced the biofuel potential of green microalga Acutodesmus dimorphus

Treatments SOD (U/mg protein) CAT (U × 103/mg protein) APX (U/mg protein)
Control 687.26 ± 222.87d 24.72 ± 1.17c 6.60 ± 0.28a
1N- 1682.15 ± 70.63b 24.72 ± 0.40c 2.28 ± 0.30bc
2N- 3857.92 ± 1052.67a 38.63 ± 0.63b 2.81 ± 0.11b
3N- 1273.73 ± 155.25c 54.07 ± 2.79a 2.06 ± 0.42c
  1. 1N-, 2N-, and 3N- represent the cultures with 1, 2, and 3 days of nitrogen starvation, respectively. Values are presented as the mean ± standard deviation (n = 3). Values with the different letters represent a significant difference (P < 0.05) between treatments