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IVES 9 IVES Conference Series 9 Macrowine 9 Macrowine 2010 9 Molecular effects of stress and vineyard management 9 Evaluation of winegrape anthocyanins in the vineyard using a portable fluorimetric sensor: seasonal and water regime effects

Evaluation of winegrape anthocyanins in the vineyard using a portable fluorimetric sensor: seasonal and water regime effects

Abstract

Accumulation of anthocyanins (Anth) on whole winegrape (Vitis vinifera L.) bunches attached to the vine was monitored by a fluorescence-based sensor (Multiplex) on ‘Aleatico’ and ‘Nero d’Avola’. Different water regimes wereapplied. The Anth index (ANTH) provided by the Multiplex sensor was able to detect a shift in the berry ripening curve of ‘Aleatico’ between two consecutive seasons: it was at least one week anticipated in 2009 with respect to 2008, as also confirmed by the visual estimation of veraison onset and by the time evolution of technological maturity. For both cultivars under different water regimes, the ANTH index indicated that in plants under water stress the rate of Anth accumulation was increased with respect to those undermoderate water deficit. The Multiplex sensor resulted to be an useful device for the rapid and non- invasive estimation of Anth in the vineyard.

Publication date: July 3, 2024

Issue: Macrowine 2010

Type: Article

Authors

Lorenza TUCCIO1, Elisa FIERINI2,5, Damiano REMORINI1, Pietro TONUTTI3, Giancarlo SCALABRELLI1, Paolo PANGRAZZI4, Mauro VARNER4, Patrizia PINELLI2, Giovanni AGATI5

1Dip. Coltivazione e Difesa delle Specie Legnose, Univ. Pisa, Pisa, I.

2Dip. Scienze Farmaceutiche, Univ. Firenze, Sesto Fiorentino, FI, I.

3Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, I.

4Gruppo Mezzacorona, Mezzocorona, TN, I.

5Istituto di Fisica Applicata ‘N. Carrara’ – CNR, v. Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, FI, I.

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Keywords

Aleatico, fluorescence device, Nero d’Avola

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IVES Conference Series | Macrowine | Macrowine 2010

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